KARACHI: Chief of Army Staff General Ashfaq Pervez Kayani was briefed about the security situation in the city during his visit to the Corps Headquarters in Karachi on Wednesday.
“During his visit COAS was briefed about the security situation in Karachi,” said the statement by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
The army chief’s visit comes as the Supreme Court is hearing a case on the unrest in Pakistan’s largest city and commercial capital.
On the the hand, The city gripped into tension after MQM called on a strike. Markets and shops were shut down while Ariel firing was observed in parts of the city.