Peshawar: Awami National Party (ANP) members recently assembled in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa region in Pakistan to demonstrate against rising prices of essential commodities in the country.
A statement issued here said that protest demonstrations and rallies were held at tehsil level in all the districts of the province. ANP leaders and elected representatives addressed the protest rallies. Several rallies were organised in different parts of the provincial capital, reports Dawn News.
ANP senior leader Ghulam Ahmad Bilour, central finance secretary Senator Hidayatullah, MPAs Khushdil Khan, Samar Bilour, Salahuddin and others participated in the rally.
The rallies took place in Aloch and Puran areas of the district.
“Due to the rising price hike and unemployment, people have started committing suicides but the incompetent rulers are following the dictation of International Monetary Fund,” the ANP leaders were quoted as saying by Dawn News.