Maryam says going to Quetta without security clearance
Says acting like a ‘father of the nation’ prime minister should have gone to Quetta: Takes off from Lahore to Quetta
Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Vice-President Maryam Nawaz on Thursday said that the prime minister acting like a ‘father of the nation should have gone to the sit-in protest of Hazara community in Quetta, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.
“These unfortunate families are waiting for someone should come and share the grief in this testing time,” she added.
Later, the plane carrying the PML-N Vice-President took off from Lahore Airport for Quetta.
On the other hand, Prime Minister Imran Khan assured Hazara families protesting in Pakistan that he would visit them soon and urge them to bury their loved ones.
Imran Khan tweeted “I want to reassure the Hazara families who lost their loved ones in a brutal terrorist attack in Machh that I am cognisant of their suffering and their demands.”
The Prime Minister added, “The government is taking steps to prevent such attacks in the future.”
It is pertinent to note that 11 coalminers belonging to the Hazara community sleeping in their room were held at gunpoint and executed by unidentified attackers in the Mach coal field area in the early hours of Sunday morning.