| GEO Pakistan|
| Attabad affectees continue sit-in at spillway|
| Updated at: 1000 PST, Thursday, July 08, 2010|
HUNZA: Hundreds of Altat camp IDPs continued sit-in at spillway for the second day today to protest inadequate supply of aid package from the government.
The 400 out of 1200 IDPs belonged to Attabad and Sarat areas staged long march towards Attabad on Wednesday while refusing the government’s relief package. The participants of long march reached near Attalabad lake after passing through Altat, Mominabad, Karimabad and Ganesh Bridge.
Despite official assurances, no high level official has reached to start negotiations with the protestors. The protestors announced that they will continue their march and will going to reside in Sarat and Attabad, the areas which are in extreme danger.
On the other hand, ferry service continued for transportation of tehsil Gojal affectees.