The Sindh government on Tuesday extended Rangers’ special policing powers for 90 more days in Karachi.
KARACHI: The Sindh government has approved an extension in the special powers of the Pakistan Rangers for 90 days in Karachi. According to CM House spokesman, Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has approved the extension of special power of Pakistan Rangers for another 90 days. The special powers given to Pakistan Rangers are expiring on October 12, 2017. The chief minister extended the powers from October 13 for another 90 days.
KARACHI: After the Rangers policing powers came to an end last week, the Sindh government is reportedly considering to adopt similar policies for the Rangers like Punjab after which the paramilitary force will only assist the police in action against terrorists and criminals. Political analysts are of the opinion that the provincial government is unlikely to extend the Rangers’ special policing powers that ended on April 15. Former president Asif Ali Zardari after returning to Pakistan on December 23 last year, had…
TANDO MUHAMMED KHAN: Leader of Opposition in National Assembly Khursheed Shah on Friday said the Sindh government had all the powers to give Rangers powers wherever and whenever it was desired and it would not be violation of the constitution, ARY News reported.
KARACHI: The tug of war between the government of Sindh and the federal government over extending policing powers to Rangers still unresolved.
KARACHI: Sindh Rangers special policing powers in Karachi expired at midnight on July 19 as a summary sent to the Chief Minister of Sindh in this regard still waiting for approval, ARY News reported.
ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan has postponed his visit to Karachi – contrary to pledge made by the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to Sindh Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah that interior minister will soon arrive in the provincial capital.
ISLAMABAD: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah reached Prime Minister House here on Wednesday morning to discuss the issue of Rangers policing powers in Sindh with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, ARY News reported.
DUBAI/KARACHI: Former president and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari on Saturday clarified that his party would not allow violation of constitutional principles, ARY News reported.