Law and order situation improved in Balochistan; Ijaz Ahmed Shah

QUETTA, Sep 19 (APP):Federal Minister Interior, Brigadier Syed Ijaz Ahmed Shah on Thursday said the law and order situation was improved as compare to that in the past and terrorist activities were reduced in Balochistan.

He expressed these views while talking to media after conclusion a meeting at Chief Secretary Office during his visit at Quetta.

He said that sincere measures were being taken to curb terrorist activities across the country including Balochistan, adding that exemplary peace was maintained in the province during Muharram-ul-Haram. He also appreciated the role of law enforcement of agencies including Frontier Corps (FC), police, Levies Force and other security forces for restoring peace in Balochistan.

He said comprehensive plan has been formulated to enhance capacity of law enforcement agencies in accordance with recommendations to introduce professional system. “Safe city projects in the province including Quetta are important and reports were being sought to review progress of work on it”, he said.