Karachi, April 08, 2013 (PPI-OT): A delegation of Senior officers of “ 98 the National Management Course” called on Caretaker Chief Minister Sindh Justice ( R ) Zahid Kurban Alvi at CM House. Welcoming the members of delegation Chief Minister Sindh said that the prime responsibility of the interim provincial government is to hold free, fair and transparent elections for which an effective strategy have been evolved which will be made public after finalization. Provincial government has extended every possible support and assistance to the election commission of Pakistan, he added.
He further said that maintenance of law and order is pre- requisite for the holding of general elections “ for this purpose Chief Secretary, Inspector General (IG) Police Sindh and Director General Rangers have been given free hand to take all measures which are permissible under law to restore the peace in the Karachi and whole province” Zahid Kurban Alvi added.
He said that there was a time when all the communities of Karachi were living with harmony without any ethnic, sectarian or linguistic division but in recent past anti-social elements have tried to create the differences among the peace loving citizens of Metropolis “those elements would not be allowed to sabotage the peace process and they will be dealt with iron hands by law enforcement agencies” Chief Minister Sindh said. Chief Minister Sindh said that we are trying to restore the positive image of the Karachi as the “City of Shining lights”.
He said that civil society has also to play its crucial role for promotion of peaceful co-existence of different communities and will have to support the efforts of the provincial government for maintenance of law and order.
Caretaker Chief Minister Sindh stressed upon the visiting delegation of senior officers to utilize all their potential and capacities to serve the poor masses with honesty and sincerity. On this occasion Chief Secretary Sindh Raja Muhammad Abbas, IG Police Sindh Shahid Nadeem Baloch, Commissioner Karachi Hashim Raza Zaidi were also present. Chief Minister Sindh presented the Souvenir to the head of visiting delegation while CM Sindh was also presented a Shield by head of visiting delegation.
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