PARACHINAR: The tribesmen continued sit-ins at different places for the sixth consecutive day for their demands, paralysing life on Sunday.
The tribesmen demanded the political administration be changed, 36 arrested tribesmen be released and the expulsion of main Jama Masjid Khateeb, Allama Muhammad Nawaz from the Agency should be withdrawn.
The tribal elders have also approached army officials concerned in this regard. Kurram Agency political administration said that efforts were ongoing to get the sit-ins wrapped up with the help of jirga.
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