Karnah residents stage protest at Press Enclave

On the second consecutive day, scores of people from Karnah staged protest at Press Enclave here to press for their demand for construction of the Sadhna tunnel at Sadhna pass.

The protestors said successive regimes have failed to construct tunnel at Sadhna Pass. “Government is not serious about construction of Sadhna tunnel,” said Ghulam Qadir one of the protestors

“Avalanches at Sadhna Pass have consumed many lives. We are not demanding jobs but only construction of tunnel at Sadhna to save lives,” he said.

The residents also decried lack of basic amenities in Karnah. “Government has denied us basic amenities,” they rued.