PM visits Hamid Mir, chairs meeting on law, order


KARACHI: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Monday chaired a meeting to review law and order situation in Karachi.

Sindh Governor Dr. Ishrat-ul-Ebad Khan and Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah, Federal Minister for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage, Senator Pervaiz Rashid, Defence Minister Khwaja Asif, and senior government officials attended the meeting.

The Prime Minister was given a detailed briefing on the law and order situation by the Additional Inspector General Police Sindh and the Director General Rangers, says an official statement.

Later, the Prime Minister visited the Agha Khan University Hospital to enquire about the health of Hamid Mir.

On this occasion, the Prime Minister condemned the attack on Hamid Mir and said the government has constituted an inquiry commission to hold the perpetrators of this act. He prayed for early recovery of Hamid Mir so that he again joins the journalistic fraternity and performs his duties.

Sindh Governor Dr. Ishrat-ul-Ebad Khan and Sindh Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah, Federal Minister for Information, Senator Pervaiz Rashid, Defence Minister Khwaja Asif also accompanied the Prime Minister during the visit.

Source: APP

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