KARACHI: Sindh Inspector General of Police (IGP), Shahid Nadeem Baloch, took notice on Wednesday of the recent killings of school children and citizens due to firing.
He directed the Karachi Additional IGP to submit detailed reports regarding the incidents, based on the forensic investigation reports and progress in these cases.
Sindh IGP ordered comprehensive security measures around schools, colleges and universities during morning and evening hours, along with enhancing police patrolling, establishing pickets and expediting snap checking.
He urged the relevant police stations to compile lists of telephone numbers of various institutions in their areas for proper consultation with the administration.
The inspector directed all departments to accelerate widespread targeted operations against criminals in troubled areas of the city.
Published in The Express Tribune, May 30th, 2013.