Karachi is vital for stability in Pakistan: General Bajwa

| Updated: May 07, 2017 22:14 IST

Karachi [Pakistan], May 7 (ANI): Pakistan Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa has said that peace in Karachi is vital for stability in Pakistan. General Bajwa made these remarks during his visit to Karachi Corps HQ. He was briefed on security situation in Karachi, progress of operation Raddul Fasad and support to census in Sindh Province, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement. General Bajwa appreciated the efforts of the army and Pakistan Rangers (Sindh) for their contributions towards successful execution of these assignments. He also appreciated efforts of intelligence agencies and security forces in winning back dissident sub nationalist elements in to national mainstream through positive engagement. The army chief reiterated that efforts will continue till restoration of complete normalcy in Karachi and the Province. Earlier, General Bajwa was received by Commander Karachi Corps Lieutenant General Shahid Baig Mirza. (ANI)