Quetta: Sardar Akhtar Mengal, Chief of Balochistan National Party (BNP) has said that during the reign of current government in Balochistan, only places that are developing are graveyards.
Talking to Online news agency on Tuesday, Mr. Mengal criticized Balochistan government for their failure in protecting the lives of people of Balochistan. “Security situation is worsening day by day and the leaders of Balochistan government are no bothered about it,” lamented BNP chief.
He further said that the secret to remain in Balochistan government is to remain silent on the atrocities committed against people of Balochistan by powerful forces. Government of Balochistan has no policy to solve the problems of Balochistan and as a result the security situation has worsened, added Mr. Mengal.
Mr. Mengal termed the rifts in Balochistan government a result of conflicts on funds and right to corruption and rejected the notion that the differences are ideological.
Akhtar Mengal in his statement continued that the attitude of establishment about Balochistan has not changed and the enforced disappearances are continuing in the form of extra judicial arrests.
BNP chief also criticized Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for backtracking on his promises about Balochistan. “Nawaz Sharif promised that when he will come to power he will support us on 6 points, but now he has forgotten everything,” Complained Akhtar Mengal.
Published in The Balochistan Point on November 26, 2014