PM chairs a meeting on law and order in Karachi

KARACHI, Aug 12(APP): Chairing a meeting on law and order in Karachi, the Prime Minister said the federal government is concerned over the recent surge in street crimes in Karachi.

The meeting was briefed on overall security situation in the province in general and Karachi in particular.

Shahid Khaqan Abbasi stressed the need for activating all intelligence resources to arrest that alarming trend.

The meeting reaffirmed that peace and tranquility in Karachi would be maintained at all costs.

Sindh Governor Muhammad Zubair, Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah, Federal Minister for Interior Ahsan Iqbal, Corps Commander Karachi, Chief Secretary Sindh, DG Rangers Sindh, IG Sindh and other senior government officials were present during the meeting.