Lahore—Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has strongly condemned terrorist attack on Police Training Center Quetta and expressed deep sense of sorrow and grief over the loss of precious human lives. The Chief Minister paid tributes to the police personnel martyred in the attack and expressed sympathies with the bereaved families. He also prayed for early recovery of the injured police officials and said that terrorists have displayed extreme brutality and barbarism. He said that attack on Quetta Police Training Center is a tragedy and every Pakistani is grieved over this incident. He said that terrorists cannot weaken the resolve of the nation for elimination terrorism through such cowardly acts.
Shahbaz Sharif said that the whole nation is united against terrorists and the sacrifices in the war against the menace of terrorism will not go to waste. He said that the logical end of terrorists is very close and every terrorist will be chased and eliminated. He further said that sacrifices of the brave soldiers of the country will bear fruit and terrorism will soon come to an end. The Chief Minister said that survival of Pakistan depends upon rooting out the menace of terrorism and the country is fighting its own war. He said that those rendering supreme sacrifies for elimination of terrorism and restoration of peace are heroes of the nation and the people are proud of those who bravely faced terrorists without caring for their lives and embraced martyrdom for peace in the country.
He said that Quetta tragedy has further strengthened the resolve against terrorism and the nation will move forward in the war against terrorism with greater determination and commitment. The Chief Minister said that unity and harmony is the real strength of nation against the scourge of terrorism. He said that it is time for unity as after the Quetta tragedy there is no room for mutual differences and the nation will have to display solidarity in the interest of the country and security of future generations. He said that Punjab government and the people of the province fully share the grief of the families of police martyrs.