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PPP will get Rangers powers bill passed with majority: Memon

Latest Update: July 12, 2015 | 267 Views

KARACHI: Sindh Information Minister, Sharjeel Inam Memon Sunday said efforts will be made to get the bill passed with majority for enhancing the powers of Rangers.

Addressing a press briefing following the meeting of Sindh Apex Committee, the Sindh Minister said Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) is in majority in the assembly and it will get the bill for stepping up Rangers’ powers passed with majority.

Memon added all the actions being carried out as part of the Karachi operations have Sindh Chief Minister’s approval.

Sharjeel Memon said the PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has also assured his full support to the Karachi targeted operation on behalf of his party.

The Minister said a task force has been constituted for getting technical support in the ongoing operation against criminals. It will comprise one member each from Sindh police and Rangers besides a secretary, he added.

Memon said now action will also be taken against the abettors and financers of the terrorists. “Anyone who extends financial support from Fitra or Zakat money to the terrorists, he will be prevented,” Information Minister added.

Sharjeel Memon said Bilawal Bhutto’s visit to the Chief Minister House was pre-scheduled. Coincidentally Corps Commander was also present there and Bilawal’s meeting with him should be seen as an interaction of goodwill, he said.


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