KARACHI (STAFF REPORTER) 

The Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) Co-ordination Committee has strongly condemned the killings of three police personnel and injuries to many others in incidents of indiscriminate firing in Quetta. The committee termed the incidents as blatant terrorism. According to press statement, the Co-ordination Committee said that the perpetrators of the incidents were bloodthirsty terrorists and did not deserve any leniency.

The loss of innocent lives in such incidents was a cause of grave concern for the people of Pakistan. The Co-ordination Committee extended sympathies to the bereaved family members of the people killed in the terrorist attacks in Quetta. The committee appealed the President of Pakistan Asif Zardari, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gillani, and Federal Interior Minister Rehman Malik to take serious notice of the incident. The committee also said that the Government must take concrete steps to bring the perpetrators of the killings of innocent persons to justice and Government must ensure the protection of life and property of the common people.