QUETTA: Inspector General Police Balochistan, Amlish Khan have claimed to arrest all suspects including a commander of the banned outfit who were involved in sectarian and target killings of police personnel, settlers and Hazara community of Quetta.
Talking to the mediapersons here on Wednesday, he said arrested suspects
included a high profile commander of a banned militant organization, who had also a plan to carryout suicide attack on the procession of Hazrat Ali (AS) Day during the holy month of Ramazan.
He said that law and order situation was improved and crime rate was
decreased due to the efforts of Balochistan police. “We have decided to install more Close Circuit TV cameras on all important roads in Quetta city in order to control crimes and to provide security and protection to the citizens,” he said.
He said over 450 officials and personnel of Balochistan police had
martyred in the line of duty during last few years.
Amlish said that a control room has been set up at the office of DIG
Quetta to monitor the law and order situation. He said that 1500 police personnel were deployed at Masajids and Imambargahs at the timings of Sehri, Iftari and Friday prayers for security purpose, adding the special squad has also been formed to control crime.