PM takes notice of law and order situation in Karachi

Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani has taken serious notice of the deteriorating law and order situation in Karachi.

He rang up Federal Minister for Interior, Rehman Malik and Chief Minister Sindh, Syed Qaim Ali Shah on Monday evening and directed them to take immediate steps for improvement of situation in the provincial Metropolis.

The Prime Minister said that Karachi is the economic hub of the country, so law and order situation has deep effects on the national economy.

The Prime Minister highlighted the need of increased coordination between the Federal Interior Ministry and the provincial government so that the anti-state elements could be exposed and brought to justice.