Decision Welcomed to Withdraw Case Against Baldia Town Factory Owners


QUETTA: Quetta business community has welcomed the government decision to withdraw case against the owners of Baldia town factory Karachi and said it would greatly help restore the businessmen confidence.

Talking to APP here on Wednesday, Anjuman Tajran Balochistan Quetta city president Nasir Tareen said the local administration had wrongly registered case under section 302 against the owners of ill-fated factory prior to finding actual cause of the incident that left over 250 innocent workers killed.

He lauded Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf for taking the personal interest in the matter and said it would greatly help restore the business community confidence and motivate them for maximum investment in the country.

He demanded fair investigation of the incident and awarding exemplary sentence to the elements behind this tragedy and compensating the victim’s families.

(APP)