Gen Qamar Bajwa recently met a group of journalists
The ISPR DG referred to landmines in Fata and demands the landscape be cleared. Just earlier in the day news had come in of children bearing the brunt. A child was killed when an old mortar shell lying in the nearby hills of Bhai Kor Tehsil Ekkaghund exploded. Ahmad, whose father was identified as Imran, was killed.
The other two children with him, Abdur Rehman and Imran, both sons of a man identified as Fateh, were injured. They were taken to Lady Reading Hospital in Peshawar. The children were aged between 12 and 15 years.“The crime rate has dropped in Karachi significantly since the 2013 operations. The Karachi of 2018 is different from 2013. It was ranked six among the world’s most dangerous cities of the world according to December 2013 survey. It has come down to 56.“There is no no-go area in Karachi where citizens cannot go. There has been no shutter down strikes in the city. Not a single incident of violence was record n more than 380 political activities in Karachi in a year.”He, however, admitted that there was much to be done in Karachi to consolidate gains.