Imran’s criticism of police department highly regrettable: Marriyum

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ISLAMABAD, Feb 14 (APP): Minister of State for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Marriyum Aurangzeb on Tuesday said the PTI chairman Imran Khan’s criticism on police department, which had rendered remarkable sacrifices in war against terrorism, was highly regrettable.
In a statement the minister said that officers and Jawans had laid down their lives in that war but Imran’s condemnation of martyrs, who were yet to be buried at that time was shameful.
She said the entire nation was proud of the sacrifices of the police department, which was a target of Imran’s criticism. She said instead of criticism, Imran should ponder over the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government’s performance in implementation of National Action Plan (NAP).
The minister said due to successful strategy of the federal and provincial governments and implementation of NAP, 80 per cent reduction in terrorist incidents had been registered.
She said the armed forces, law enforcement agencies, innocent citizens and political leaders and workers had given great sacrifices in war against terrorism and martyrdom of Punjab Minister Shuja Khanzada was its example. She said at this critical juncture there was need for unity, not dishormony and anarchy.