KARACHI: Inspector General of Police (IGP-Sindh), A.D. Khawaja here on Friday ordered fool-proof coordination among all law enforcing agencies for arrest of those involved in recent spate of knife attack on women in Karachi.
Chairing a meeting, he directed the senior police officials to ensure efficient intelligence collection and sharing among police department, Pakistan Rangers – Sindh and other law enforcing agencies.
Taking strong exception to certain surge in the instances during past few days and delay in apprehending the culprit or culprits, he said no complacency can be tolerated.
Sindh Police Chief emphasizing the urgency to contain public scare and help provide citizens the true picture about measures being adopted by the department, appointed DIG, Police – East, Sultan Ali Khawaja as the media focal person for the Karachi police.
IGP-Sindh appealed to the citizens to immediately inform any case of knife attack on women in their vicinity via toll free number 15 (Madagar) besides reporting to the cops picketing or patrolling in the areas where the incident may have occurred.
AD Khawaja said complaints can also be directly registered with the DIGs and SSPs pertaining to relevant districts.
The meeting among others was also attended by Additional Inspector General of Police – Karachi, Mushtaq Ahmed Mahar, DIG (Headquarters -Sindh),Zonal DIGs, DIG – CIA, SSP – East.—APP