Over 60,000 policemen to guard on 12 Rabiul Awal, 3000 mobiles to patrol
KARACHI (PR): Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah has said that his government is striving to improve law & order situation in the province so that people could lead safe and secure life.
The issues came under discussion in the cabinet, include law & order, development schemes and the arrangements of death anniversary of Shaheed Benazir Bhutto to be observed at Garhi Khuda Bux on December 27.
Inspector General Sindh Ghulam Hyder Jamali and Home secretary Mohammad Waseem briefed the cabinet about law and order sitaution and the security plan of 12 Rabiual Awal. “We have worked out contigency plan for 12 Rabiul Awal. Over 60,0000 police force and more than 3000 police mobiles would provde security to the 12 Rabiula Awal rallies,” he said.
The IG said that he had already held a number coordination meetings with Ulemas and other concerned people. “We have also made arrangements to deploy policemen plain clothes,” he said.
Additional Chief secretary (Development) Aijaz Ali Khan said that the government has released Rs 10 billion for 185 on-going development schemes. Apart from it, the Rs4.6 billion have also been released for 392 schemes which are likely to be completed by June 2016.
The chief minister told the cabinet meeting that all the party workers would attend the death anniversary of Shaheed Benazir Bhutto at Garhi Khuda Bux on December 27. “The arrangements for food and accommodation for teh workers of PPP have been made at the mazar,” he said and added that he had personally held a number of Mazar Committee meetings to review the arrangements.
The meeting was attended by provincial ministers, Nisar Khuhro, Syed Murad Ali Shah, Nasir Shah, Jam Khan Shoro, Gianchand, Mukesh Kumar Chawala, Jam Khan Shoro, Mola Bux Chandio, Additional Chief Secretary Aijaz Ali Khan, IG Sindh Ghulam Hyder Jamali, Home Secretary Mohammad Waseem and others.