Operation will continue for peace, DG Rangers assures Karachi traders


KARACHI: Rangers Director General (DG) Major General Bilal Akbar on Monday has assured the traders of continuation of operation for peace.


A seven-member delegation of All Karachi Traders Union held a meeting with the Rangers DG. The delegation led by Atiq Mir informed the Major General about its security concerns in case the targeted operation is stopped.

Rangers spokesperson said that the meeting discussed security situation in the Sindh metropolitan.

DG Bilal Akbar assured the traders concerned that the paramilitary force would continue operation against criminals and violators of the law. The targeted operation would continue until conclusive end, he added.

The trade body representatives lauded the force’s efforts and role played to bring down the crime rate. The meeting took place at Rangers headquarters.

Earlier different trading bodies rallied and protested against Rangers cut in special powers after Sindh government passed a conditional resolution.

The protesters had raised slogans in favour of the parammilitary force and demanded unconditional extension in their special powers to maintain law and order in the crime-stricken city.