Badin: Elected representatives, political, social, girls's and fishermen's organizations have referred to as for an finish to unlawful occupation of greater than 600 lakes, together with pure and public lakes. Only fishermen have the correct to hunt.
A lot of journalists together with Chairman Pakistan Fisher Folk Forum Muhammad Ali Shah, Member Provincial Assembly Haji Taj Muhammad Mallah and others participated in this system organized by Pakistan Fisher Folk Forum.
Haji Taj Muhammad Mallah mentioned that solely fishermen have the correct to hunt fish and prawns. The PPP has all the time fought for the rights of fishermen and abolished the contracting system by issuing licenses to fishermen within the identify of Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Card and giving them authorized searching rights. Even at the moment, the PPP is with the fishermen. Lakes occupied by unauthorized individuals might be terminated.
He mentioned that forms makes unsuitable insurance policies beneath conspiracy during which it’s in his private curiosity. Mohammad Ali Shah mentioned that the rights of fishermen have been robbed in each period. Even at the moment, greater than 600 lakes and different reservoirs in Sindh, together with Badin, are occupied by contractors and influential authorities figures. Unfortunately, regardless of the High Court's clear 2017 determination of the federal and provincial governments, influential figures are backing the occupiers as a substitute of defending the rights of fishermen.
Sindh DG Fisheries DG Sindh Allah Dad Talpur says if I can, I’ll give all searching rights to the contractors. He mentioned that we’re launching a phased battle for the rights of fishermen throughout Sindh.
Deputy Director Fisheries Iftikhar Brohi, District President Fisher Folk Forum Mithan Mallah, Secretary Umar Mallah, Mahesh Leghari Shamim Khati Bakhtawar Mallah Noorjahan Chandio Samina Qambrani, Kulsoom Qambrani, Parveen Jokhio, Fida Soomro, Hassan Mallah, Ishaq Khaskheli, , Yusuf Mandro and others additionally addressed.