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Karachi Street Crimes: Sheikh Rasheed Offers Deployment of More Rangers


To curb rising street crimes in Karachi, Interior Minister Sheikh Rasheed offered to deploy more Rangers paramilitary for the metropolis city if the Sindh government requests them. Sheikh Rasheed announced this while addressing a press conference in Islamabad, he said, “We are even ready to deploy them at police stations.” He added that the federal government is willing to increase the Rangers forces “if [Sindh] Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah asks for any assistance.” He expressed disappointment in Karachi’s security situation and commented that it seems there is no law and order for Karachi and this could have severe consequences.

The Interior Minister’s offer came after Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf MPA in the Sindh Assembly, Khurram Sher Zaman, wrote him a letter and urged the federal government to look into the grave concern of street crimes in Karachi. The letter which was shared Zaman’s Twitter account also urged to “take whatever appropriate measures are available to you as per the Constitution and law.”

Zaman wrote, “Predictably, the people of Karachi have lost confidence and hope in the Sindh government and Karachi police. We are looking towards you, the prime minister, and the federal government, for crucial help to improve the law-and-order situation in Karachi, as the prevailing law of the jungle is unacceptable”

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