Trading community calls off strike

SKARDU: Awami Action Committee and Traders Association Friday called off strike after federal government issued formal notification regarding abolition of Adaptation Tax Order, 2101 passed by Gilgit-Baltistan Council.

Leader of action committee called off the strike in a public meeting held after Friday prayer. Addressing the gathering, leaders thanked public for their sincere support and federal government and GB government for cooperation.

Sweets were also distributed by the jubilant protestors at the end of strike.