Nisar chairs meeting on security of May 11 public gathering
ISLAMABAD: Federal Interior Minister, Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has chaired a high-level meeting of Rawalpindi and Islamabad administration, during which security arrangements were reviewed, pertaining to May 11 public gathering in the federal capital – ARY News reports.
According to details, Commissioner Rawalpindi, IG Islamabad, Deputy Commissioner Islamabad and other higher-ups were present at the meeting chaired by the Interior Minister, Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan. Officials briefed the Interior Minister on the number of security men to be deployed, traffic plan and arrangements made for media for the coverage of the protest called by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT).
It was told that walk-through gates and CCTV cameras will be installed for the security of the participants of the rallies. Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan directed concerned officials to insure all the arrangements for fool-proof security of the participants of protest rallies; however he reiterated that the vehicles with minor children or weapons will not at all be allowed to advance.
Moreover, Nisar directed Islamabad administration to pay off the owners of the containers placed for the security of Red Zone and to advertise alternate traffic plan for the residents of the twin cities.