Karachi will be made terror-free, says Nawaz
Nawaz Sharif, chairing a law and order meeting at Governor House in Karachi on Friday, said that terrorists want to harm the country’s economy through their acts. He added that the city will soon be terror-free.
Federal Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan, Federal Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, Governor Sindh Dr. Ishratul Ebad Khan, Chief Minister of Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah, Director General Rangers Major General Bilal Akbar, Inspector General Sindh Ghulam Qadir Thebo and other top officials were present in the meeting.
He has instructed the Governor and Chief Minister of Sindh to maintain the political stability in the province. He added that the reservations of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) should be addressed.
The prime minister said that no one will be allowed to carry out extra-judicial killings. He added that the people responsible for extra-judicial killings will not be spared.
Chief Minister of Sindh informed the premier that terrorism cases will be forwarded to the military courts soon. He added that the provincial government will soon implement the National Action Plan.
Prime Minister Sharif stated that Police and Rangers have given great sacrifices for maintenance of law and order in the city.
The premier asked that why the cases in the anti-terrorism courts are being delayed and who is responsible for the delay in submitting challans in Anti Terrorism Courts.
“Who is responsible for the killing of MQM workers”, Sharif asked. He added that the National Action Plan will be implemented on all the political parties of the country.
He further said that Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) and MQM should work together. He added that the ongoing targeted operations were initiated with the consent of all parties of the country.
Sharif called the killing of MQM workers Faraz Alam and Rehan a “grave incident” and ordered the investigation of their killings.