PM takes notice of MQM candidate’s murder

Prime Minister Justice retired Mir Hazar Khan Khoso on Thursday took serious notice of the murder of Fakhar-ul-Islam, MQM candidate for the National Assembly seat from Hyderabad and sought report from the concerned authorities. The Prime Minister directed the authorities to submit report over his murder within 24 hours, indicating security lapse, if any. He further issued instructions that the security of all candidates participating in the general elections might be beefed up to ensure that such incidents should not occur. The Prime Minister reiterated the resolve of the caretaker government to hold elections on time and make all necessary arrangements ensuring a conducive environment.

Balochistan Times