ANP (PM issues instructions for addressing security concerns of Mr. Asfandyar Wali Khan)

Islamabad: Prime Minister Justice (R) Mir Hazar Khan Khoso has taken prompt notice of reports carried by media wherein it has been stated that leader of Awami National Party (ANP), Mr. Asfandyar Wali Khan has approached the Election Commission of Pakistan for beefing his security.

The Prime Minister issued instant directions to Ministry of Interior as well as the provincial government to contact Mr. Asfandyar Wali Khan and address his security concerns, and that they are addressed comprehensively.

He reiterated that the care taker government will do all that what it takes to provide adequate security so that political parties and their candidates can participate in the general elections with a sense of security.

The Prime Minister said that he is constantly monitoring the situation and is in touch with the relevant authorities to ensure that peace and order is maintained in the run up to the forth coming elections.