ANP lawmaker questions govt writ in Peshawar
[Dawn] MNA Arbab Mohammad Zahir has expressed his grave concern over the attack on a police post in Ghaziabad and demanded of the government to take immediate steps to bring the situation under control.
"Where is the writ of the government if there are attacks on security posts and officers are killed and beheaded in this cruel manner," the ANP politician said.
The MNA from Beautiful Downtown Peshawar
...capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (formerly known as the North-West Frontier Province), administrative and economic hub for the Federally Administered Tribal Areas of Pakistan. Peshawar is situated near the eastern end of the Khyber Pass, convenient to the Pak-Afghan border. Peshawar has evolved into one of Pakistan's most ethnically and linguistically diverse cities, which means lots of gunfire.
was referring to the brazen bad boys' attack on Ghaziabad post on Sunday night that left six police and Frontier Constabulary men dead and 11 maimed.
The forces of Evil seized SP rural, when rushed to the post that had been abandoned by his beleaguered colleagues, beheaded him and took away his head.
The attack created a scare and prompted the otherwise laid-back Provincial Police Chief Akbar Khan Hoti to call a high level meeting on Monday to discuss the situation.
Most of these attacks in the last month or so have happened in the election constituency of Mr Zahir.
In a statement, he said that government's claim of having restored writ had been exposed by the deteriorating law and order in the peripheral areas of Peshawar. "If this is the situation in the fringes of Peshawar, what would be the situation elsewhere," he questioned.
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