A high-level meeting was held at Chief Minister’s Office with Caretaker Punjab Chief Minister Dr. Hasan Askari in the chair.
During the meeting, various steps relating to security of the candidates, provision of peaceful atmosphere to the voters on polling day and protection of life and property of the people were reviewed in detail.
The Chief Minister ordered to further tighten the security arrangements during the election process and polling day across the province and directed that special attention should be given to the security of the candidates. He said that implementation on devised security plan for election processions and public gatherings should be ensured. Protection of life and property of the people is the top priority of the state, he said.
He said that law enforcement agencies should take all necessary steps and peaceful atmosphere should be ensured. He said that every possible step will be taken to further improve the law & order situation.
Briefing was given to the meeting about overall law & order situation in the province, steps taken for the security of the candidates and arrangements made for maintenance of law & order during the election process.