Karachi : The KCCI has expressed serious apprehensions and shock over the recent remarks of Director General Pakistan Ranger Sindh, Maj. Gen. Rizwan Akhtar. In a statement, former President KCCI Siraj Kassam Teli and other office bearers stated that DG Rangers’ remarks have triggered anxiety amongst members of the business and industrial community whose businesses are terribly suffering due to rising lawlessness despite the fact that a surgical operation is underway in many parts of the city. KCCI advised federal and provincial govts to make coordinated efforts and devise a clearly strategy for effectively deal with deteriorating law and order situation on war-footing basis.

 The government should stop playing politics as this is a matter of life and death for the citizens of Karachi and Karachiites don’t understand how the decision makers can take such a serious issue so lightly.

KCCI said that it is the foremost desire of every citizen of Karachi particularly the business and industrial community that peace must be restored on sustainable basis which can only be done by enhancing resources and powers to Law Enforcing Agencies (LEAs).