Karachi is now more peaceful and safe city than before: Pervaiz Rashid

Latest Update: June 23, 2016 | 339 Views

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) Federal Minister for information Broadcasting and National Heritage Senator Pervaiz Rashid has said that the menace of terrorism will be eliminated with full force and the whole nation is united in this struggle.

Speaking to reporters in Islamabad today (Thursday), Pervaiz Rashid strongly condemned the assassination of renowned Qawwal Amjad Sabri.

“In his killing, we have lost one of the great voices in the art of Samaa and Naat,” he said.

He further stated: “Amjad Sabri was known as ambassador of peace across the globe. Through his voice, he gave lessons regarding love of God and love with the humanity. He used music for a virtuous purpose. He didn’t try to create rift among the people. Amjad Sabri brought people together and tried to spread message of love,” Pervaiz Rashid said.

The Information Minister urged the Sindh government to take an immediate notice of the incident to bring the culprits to book. He also extended his heartfelt sympathies to the bereaved family.

Karachi is now more peaceful and safe city than before, he added.

The Information Minister said actions have been taken against terrorists in the operation Zarb-e-Azb across the country.

He pointed out that those faced action in the operation are now attacking prominent personalities.


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