QUETTA: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif gets briefing over law and order situation of Baluchistan during visited Headquarters Southern Command on Friday.
In a press release the ISPR stated General Sharif was given a detailed briefing on the overall security and law and order situation of Baluchistan.
Civil and military officials including Chief Secretary, IGFC Baluchistan and DG ISI were present for the briefing.
The forum concluded that the law and order situation in Baluchistan has improved and crime rate declined significantly due to successful and across the board operation from FC and Police against terrorists, criminals and those involved in sectarian violence.
COAS General Raheel Sharif said that potential of Baluchistan as a regional hub for energy and trade will only be realised with a collective civil – military approach for its security and development.
COAS also welcomed those who have decided to give up violence and are laying down their arms and said it is very encouraging that insurgents were gradually coming back into national mainstream. All support will be rendered to rehabilitate them so that they could lead a peaceful and productive life.