Killers of Hazara community will be punished severely: COAS


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Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa has said that nation and the security forces will foil all conspiracies of enemies against Pakistan with unity and harmony.

Talking to elders of Hazara community in Quetta, the Army Chief assured them that target killers of Hazaras will be punished severely.

He pointed out that secret agencies of enemies are assisting the terrorists to destabilize the country.

The Army Chief said security forces are offering sacrifices for the sake of people and the country and  thirty seven security personnel have been martyred in Quetta only in 2018.

According to ISPR, on the assurance of the Army Chief the Hazara community called off their protest, decided to call off their all sit-ins which they have been staging in Quetta for last three days against continuous killing of youth of the community in the provincial capital.

Minister for Interior, Balochistan Chief Minister and Home Minister Commander Southern Command & DG ISPR were also present at the meeting.