PBC observes countrywide strike over Quetta tragedy today

Tuesday 08 August 2017 2 weeks ago 48   Quetta   Print

First anniversary of martyrs of Quetta tragedy today, File Photo.

Report  Web Desk : QUETTA: Pakistan Bar Council (PBC) has announced to observe countrywide strike and mourning day on the first anniversary of martyrs of Quetta tragedy today (on Tuesday). At least 60 advocates were martyred and over a hundreds were injured in terrorist attack in Quetta on August 8, 2016. The PBC vice-chairman Muhammad Ahsan Bhoon and chairman, executive committee Hafeez-ur-Rehman in a statement said that the lawyers throughout Pakistan will observe full day strike and mourning day on Tuesday and will hold condolence references and meetings for martyred advocates in their bar rooms. (01)