IGP orders security for all worship places


After the tragic firing incident on a bus at Safora Goth, IGP Sindh Ghulam Hyder Jamali called an urgent meeting at Karachi police office building (KPO) on Wednesday. Additional IGP Karachi Ghulam Qadir Thebo, DIG South, DIG West, DIG East, DIG CIA and other senior officers were present.

The IGP shared and discussed various possible aspects into the incident of terrorism and directed to upgrade the intelligence apparatus and conduct targeted raids ensuring arrest of involved terrorists.

Reviewing overall law and order situation, the IG said it was imperative to revisit in-placed security plan and to adopt extra ordinary measures to ensure safety to the lives and properties of the citizens. He further directed to beef up security at all public places including mosques, imambaraghas, jama’at khanas, mazars, shopping areas, bus stands and vehicle stops. Jamali also directed to ensure safety and security at all worship places of minority communities, vital installations and government and semi-government buildings.