CHARSADDA, 9 October: The people of Tangi tehsil of Charsadda have called on the government to take steps for stopping the increasing trend of aerial firing in the area.
The local people said the trend of aerial firing during weddings and other occasions is on the rise in Tangi due to which the people live in an atmosphere of fear and insecurity. They said several untoward incidents have also happened in the area due to aerial firing but the issue remains unresolved.
A local person told TNN that the area residents face danger of being harmed from aerial firing. “We appeal to the government to stop aerial firing in the area by hook or by crook,” he said.
Deputy Superintendent Police (DSP) Tangi Sajjad Hussain Khan said police are making efforts to ensure no aerial firing in the area. He said no concession will be made with people involved in this dangerous practice.