The PPP Core Committee on Tuesday extended full support of the party and the Federal Government to the provincial government in restoring law and order in Karachi.
A meeting of the Core Committee of the PPP was held in the Presidency, presided over by its Co Chairman and President Asif Ali Zardari and attended by Prime Minister Syed Yusaf Raza Gilani.
Briefing the media, Spokesperson to the President Farhatullah Babar said the meeting appreciated the decision taken by the Sindh government to take stern action against all extortionists and criminal elements in different parts of Karachi, in an across-the-board manner and regardless of party affiliations.
The meeting also appealed to all political parties and general public to support the government in maintaining law and order in Karachi and restoring normalcy to the city.
During the meeting, the President also called the Chief Minister Sindh to assure him of the full support of the party and the government in dealing with an iron hand with the criminal elements in all parts of the city that are affected by violence and lawlessness.