Karachi operation to continue till elimination of last criminal: Khurram

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Commerce, Engr. Khurram Dastgir has said ongoing operation in Karachi would continue till the elimination of last criminal and restoration of complete peace in metropolitan city.

“Law and order situation in Karachi was improving and it is beneficial for business activities and citizens were living in peaceful environment without fear,” he said talking to a news channel.

He said the target operation was against the elements involved in target killings, terrorism and extortion and not against any political party. It aims at purging the city of target killers, terrorists, extortionists as well as their collaborators and handlers, he added.

Khurram Dastgir said the government was conducting the operation on one point agenda of eradicating criminals and restoring peace in the mega city. The operation was launched with the consensus of all political parties, he maintained.

He said the government was taking on-board all the stakeholders under the dynamic leadership of Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif.

Source: APP