CM leaves for Dubai to discuss Rangers’ policing powers


Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah has left for Dubai on Saturday to discuss the matter of extension in Rangers policing powers with top leadership of the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP).

Earlier on Friday, Shah held a meeting with the Karachi corps commander and assured him that the issue would be resolved soon after consultation with the PPP leadership. The meeting lasted for over two hours.

Reportedly, PPP Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari has summoned of party members in Dubai to discuss the said matter. Special powers given to Rangers under the Anti-Terrorism Act had expired on July 19 and the Sindh government is reluctant to extend them.