Shehbaz addresses Police Darbar
Lahore—Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has said that the entire nation will have to fight the war unitedly for eliminating menace of terrorism. He said that besides terrorists, those facilitating them for targeting innocent citizens, women and children deserve deterrent punishment and no leniency can be shown to them.
Addressing a police Darbar at Elite Police Training School, Badian, on Friday, he asked police Jawans to fight bravely against terrorists and the motherland should be purged of them. He asked them to pledge on this day that cowardly beasts will be eliminated at every cost.
Shehbaz Sharif, administering oath to the participants of police darbar, said, “I promise with the blessings of Almighty Allah to utilize all out energies for the protection of citizens. I promise that I devote my life for the protection of sisters, daughters and brothers of the nation.” May Allah grant me courage to fulfill this promise. All participants took oath with the Chief Minister. He said that he has personally seen the Gulshan-e-Iqbal tragedy and cannot express that scene in words. He said that the terrorists killing innocent citizens cannot deserve to be called human. Shehbaz Sharif said that he has participated this function with a sad heart.
The Chief Minister said that he had seen the burnt dead bodies of his children and crying sisters.
He said that these Jawans have to support him and we will not let these beasts kill innocent children. He said that the war against terrorism has become the war of our survival as our sons, daughters and mothers were killed and it is impossible for us to remain silent.
He said that operation zarb-e-Azab was not an ordinary war but it is for our survival and security of our generations.
He warned terrorists that they will find no place in mountains and they will not be allowed to kill our innocent children.
The Chief Minister said that he went to the house of innocent martyr Aman Jan in Awan Market on Feroze Pur Road. He went to Rehmat Colony to express condolence with the bereaved families of the uncle and nephew. He went to Islamia Park where three persons of a family were martyred. He also saw the shocking situation in the house of martyr Shazia of Bostan Colony.
Shehbaz Sharif said that he cannot bring their children back but it is his promise to take revenge of the blood of these innocent persons with the support of the nation.
Addressing to police jawans, the Chief Minister promised that all out resources will be provided to them and expressed determination to fulfill their needs by curtailing expenditure.
You have to move forward to defeat the enemies by utilizing your full capabilities, he asked the jawans.
He also appealed to the nation to extend support for complete eradication of terrorism. He said that supporters of these cowards targeting women and children also deserve the same fate and no leniency will be shown to them.
He also appealed to government officers and employees to devote all their capabilities for the service to the nation and the country at this difficult time and supplement the efforts of the people and government in the war against terrorism.