Lahore, October 13, 2017 (PPI-OT):The Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif presided over the meeting of cabinet committee on law and order through video link today. During the meeting, different steps aimed at protection of life and property of the people as well as general situation of law and order in the province came under discussion. Addressing the meeting, the Chief Minister said the government of Pakistan Muslim League-N has firm belief on the faith of finality of Prophethood (PBUH). The federal government has restored the oath-statement of Khatm-e-Nabuwwat to its original shape and a committee was also constituted by the PML-N President Muhammad Nawaz Sharif to conduct immediate investigation.
He said that firm belief on Khatm-e-Nabuwwat is part of our Imaan and maintenance of law and order and ensuring conducive atmosphere is the collective responsibility of all of us. He directed the concerned officials of cabinet committee on law and order, Commissioners, RPOs, DCs and DPOs to remain in the field to personally supervise the steps taken for maintaining law and order. He said that steps should be adopted with mutual consultation and they should act in a wise, sane and tolerant manner to maintain law and order and no step should be adopted which can make the situation tense.
He said that all the matters should be settled amicably. He said that Pakistan belongs to all of us and we shall take everybody along to maintain peace in the country. ACS (Home) gave a briefing about the law and order situation. Provincial Ministers Rana Sanaullah, Ayub Gadhi and Zaeem Hussain Qadri, Advisor Rana Maqbool, Chief Secretary, ACS (Home), IG Police and high officials attended the meeting from Civil Secretariat through video link; while Commissioners and RPOs participated in the meeting from their respective divisional quarters through video link.
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