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Army Chief arrives in Quetta to review law and order situation

Army Chief arrives in Quetta to review law and order situation
August 13, 2017

QUETTA, 13 August: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Sunday arrived in Quetta to review law and order situation following the bomb explosion in the city that killed eight security personnel and seven civilians.
According to a statement issued by Inter-Services Public Relations, General Bajwa expressed solidarity with the victims of military vehicle attack and visited to the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) to inquire after the health of the injured.
Army Chief will chair a high-level meeting in which he will be briefed about the deadly attack that stirred panic among the citizens and law enforcers of Quetta, a day before the 70th Independence Day.
The security measures have been tightened at Chaman Border and section 144 has been imposed in the district. Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal said that they will get succeeded in the war against terror.
It is pertinent to mention here that at 15 people including eight security personnel had killed and 32 others wounded in an explosion targeting military vehicle near Pishin Stop in provincial capital that borders Afghanistan and Iran.


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