On the special directives of President Asif Ali Zardari Sindh government has given shoot at sight orders to the police and Rangers for normalising the city’s deteriorating situation and increasing terrorist activities. The announcement was made by the Sindh chief minister in an emergency meeting with law enforcing agencies on Thursday in which all issues related to the worsening law and order situation of Karachi were discussed.
It was also decided that the law enforcing agencies would arrest people who forcefully close down shops and businesses in any strike call. The meeting was also briefed in detail by the law enforcing agencies. With regard to the shoot at sight orders, LEAs will also increase there regular patrolling in the city. The meeting also decided to use different ways and procedures to check criminals in the city. The law enforcing agencies were directed to maintain peace and administrative control of the city. Daily Times