Quetta: Balochistan lawmakers on Monday strongly criticized the federal government for allowing Qatari princes the hunting of Houbara Bustard in Washuk.
Addressing a press conference in Quetta Press Club, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) senator Sardar Fateh Muhammad, Awami National Party senator Mir Kabeer Ahmed Muhammad Shahi, provincial ministers Mir Mujeeb-ur-Rahman Muhammad Hasni, Nawab Muhammad Khan Shahwani and Mir Arif Jan Muhammad Hassani said that the government was damaging the peace of local area and making circumstances critical.
The Baloch leadership criticized, “Armed men under the sponsorship of the federal ministers come to their lands to hunt protected Houbara Bustards and destroy all their crops.”
The leaders said that they would not hesitate in taking strict actions if government did not accept their demands and take out their reservations regarding this issue.
Published in The Balochistan Point on December 27, 2017