Geneva: Baloch Republican Party Spokesman Sher Mohammad Bugti, in his statement said that Shutter-Down and Wheel Jam strike was observed across Balochistan on the call given by BRP on occasion of 11th martyrdom anniversary of father of Nation Shaheed Nawab Akbar BugtI here on Saturday.
“The state forces tried, but failed, to disrupt the strike in different part of Balochistan including Dera Bugti and Turbat” he said, adding that the army forcefully tried to reopen the shops by torturing and harassing their owners.
The spokesman said that BRP workers held Quran Khawani, memorial references, and study circles on central, zonal and international level to pay richest tribute to Shaheed Nawab Akbar Bugti, showing utmost love, dedication and determination to bring his freedom struggle to its final destination.
“Baloch Republican Party and Baloch Student Organization held awareness campaign on international level in Germany, South Korea, America, Britain, Switzerland, and other European countries. As part of the campaign, Party activists shed light on the life, struggle and sacrifice of Shaheed Nawab Akbar Bugti during the events.
He further said that events were also held by BRSO in Germany and American Friends of Balochistan in Washington where Baloch leader Nawab Brahumdagh Bugti also addressed the audience through video link.
Mr Bugti said that it is because of struggle and sacrifice of Shaheed Nawab Akbar Bugti that now attracting world attention and sympathies. “In old age”, He said, “ Shaheed Nawab Akbar Bugti laid foundation of a practical Baloch struggle for Baloch nation and Baloch land. Shaheed Nawab Akbar Bugti sacrificed his precious life, giving Baloch movement undefeatable strength, which is even after eleven years still continues towards ultimate destination.
“Shaheed Nawab Akbar Bugti never compromised his principles and chose to embrace martyrdom instead of kneeling before the oppressors, which has become source of inspiration for Baloch nation and every other oppressed nation struggling against the subjugation and suppression.” He said.