PM reviews law & order situation in high level Quetta meeting


Quetta: A high-level meeting with the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in the chair reviewed law and order situation after terrorist attack on Police Training Centre in Quetta.
During the meeting which occurred at Governor House Quetta, various aspects of the deadly terrorists attack on PTC were discussed.
The participants of the meeting also discussed the prevailing law and order situation in Balochistan especially in provincial metropolis Quetta.
Among others, the meeting was attended by Governor Balochistan, Muhammad Khan Achakzai, Chief Minister Nawab Sana Ullah Khan Zehri, Interior Minister, Chaudary Nisar Ali Khan and Army Chief General Raheel Sharif and other top officials.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Chief of Army Staff (COAS) Gen Raheel Sharif on Tuesday reached Quetta, a day after terrorists stormed a police training college in the provincial capital in one of the deadliest militants attacks this year.
The prime minister and the army chief, accompanied by Commander Southern Command Lt General Aamir Riaz, National Security Adviser Lt Gen (R) Nasser Janjua, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar, visited Civil Hospital to meet those injured in the attack.
Earlier, the army chief visited the police training academy where he reviewed the security situation and was briefed on the attack by officials.
Gen Raheel met police officials, and army and Frontier Corps troops who carried out the operation last night to clear the area and eliminate the attackers. The COAS appreciated the morale, courage and determination of security forces personnel.
The COAS was accompanied by the Director General Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) Lieutenant General Rizwan Akhtar and the Director General Military Intelligence Major General Nadeem Zaki Manj, ISPR said.