Haleem sends report to PM on Sindh law and order

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Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Vice President and Leader of Opposition in the Sindh Assembly Haleem Adil Sheikh has formally submitted a comprehensive report on the law and order situation in the province to Prime Minister Imran Khan.

He also forwarded the copies of 12-page report to Federal Minister for Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar and Sindh Governor Imran Ismail.

Haleem Adil spent four days in Kacha for having a first-hand account of on the ground situation and arrived in Islamabad Thursday.

 

he PTI leader, in his report, demanded the federal government to remove the Inspector General of Police Sindh for deteriorating law and order in the province.

According to the report, more than 250 people have been killed in Sukkur and Larkana region during last three months.

Similarly, over 300 people were injured in tribal clashes, 70 kidnapped and more than 400 robberies were reported during the period.

The above figures were based on the cases reported to the police, while the actual number of criminal acts committed during the last three months was much higher, Haleem adil mentioned in the report.

He said the dacoits had killed 10 members of the Chachar tribe, but no action was taken against the accused.

In an encounter, the dacoits targeted an APC of the police with a rocket launcher. Three cops were martyred in the firing of dacoits and some others injured, he added.

He said the penetration of bullets into a police APC (armoured personnel carrier) was worrisome.

An inquiry should be conducted through the National Accountability Bureau and other institutions about huge corruption in the purchase of APCs for Sindh police, he added.

 

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