KARACHI: A high-level delegation of the Council of Pakistan Newspaper Editors (CPNE) held a meeting with Director General Rangers Sindh Major General Bilal Akbar at Rangers Headquarters here on Thursday.
Apart from overall law and order situation in Karachi city, the delegation also discussed the raid at the house of Resident Editor of Nawa-i-Waqt Saeed Khawar.
The DG Rangers directed an immediate investigation into the incident, saying that it was done due to a misunderstanding. He clarified that Saeed Khawar was not involved in any illegal activity. Expressing his grief over the incident, he asked the citizens to report any such incident at the Rangers Helpline 1101.
The DG Rangers assured the CPNE delegation that strict action would be taken against the personnel involved in the incident. Rangers officials also briefed the delegation about the ongoing operation in the city. The delegation comprised Senior Vice President Ilyas Shakir, Secretary General Dr Jabbar Khattak, Secretary Finance Major (retd) Hamid Hussain Abidi, Saeed Khawar, Nazir Leghari and Director CPNE Robina Rashid.