Parliamentary Secretary for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage, Mohsin Shahnawaz Ranjha has said the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) and National Accountability Bureau (NAB) have been taking action against corrupt elements across the board to ensure transparency among all institutions.
“The government launched the operation in Karachi in evolving consensus among all the political parties to restore peace in the metropolitan city,” he said while talking to PTV.
He said the paramilitary forces were taking indiscriminate action against the elements involved in targeted killings, terrorism and extortion.
“The operation is not against any political party rather it is to cleanse the city of target killers, terrorists, extortionists as well as their collaborators and handlers,” he added.
Ranjha said law and order in Karachi was improving due to the ongoing operation, adding that it was beneficial for business activities and also providing relief to the masses to live in peaceful environment.
Published in The Express Tribune, July 5th, 2015.
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