DG Rangers Maj. Gen. Rizwan
Akhtar expressed these views during his visit to
FPCCI head office the other day.
The DG said that keeping peace
with 7000 men is a difficult task while the
non-availability of witnesses results in acquittal
of most of the culprits from courts of law.
Acting President FPCCI Gulzar
Firoz has said that the on-going operation has
improved the law and order situation in Karachi
significantly which has restored the confidence of
He appreciated the efforts of DG
Rangers Maj. Gen. Rizwan Akhtar and IG Police Mr.
Shahid Hayat and asked them to take extra steps to
further improve the situation.
Masses as well as the business
community have full faith in the dedication and
ability of the police and rangers and any change in
the current set up of these agencies would
deteriorate the situation in the Karachi, he said.
He noted that there are still
some incidents of kidnapping, snatching and
extortions being taken place in the adjacent areas
of SITE and Korangi Industrial areas that must be
contained as disturbance in Karachi have an impact
on overall economic situation of the country.
Criminals shouldn’t be allowed to
lay waste to GSP Plus status achieved after hard
labour, he demanded.
Shaheen Ilyas Sarwana, Abdul
Khaliq Khan, Shaukat Ahmed, Mazhar Ali Nasir, Mian
Zahid Hussain, Dr. Mirza Ikhtiar Baig, Shakil
Dhingra, Sheikh Manzar Alam, Abdul Waheed Shah, Mr.
S. M. Farhad, Brig. Rashid Malik and Kanwar
Qutubuddin also attended the meeting.