Murad Ali Shah visits Jaccobabad

Jacobabad, October 12, 2016 (PPI-OT): Syed Murad Ali Shah just after visiting M.A Jinnah Road flew to Jacobabad where he was received by MNA Ajiz Jakhrani, provincial minister Mumtaz Jakhrani, MPAs and senior officers at Shahbaz Airbase. The chief minister drove to the `Memorial of Martyrs’ earmarked to remember the shuhda (martyrs) killed in the blast detonated in Moharramul Harram last year. He offered fateha for the departed soul and then visited USAID – sponsored hospital, Jacobabad Institute of Medical Sciences (JIMS).

He visited OPD, emergency wards and talked to the administration of the hospital. He vowed to make the hospital of the best hospitals of the province. The chief minister just after visiting routes of procession in Jacobabad flew in helicopter to take aerial view of processions and security arrangements in other cities.

Syed Murad Ali Shah who was accompanied by IG Sindh AD Khowaja, Special Assistant Dr Qayoom Soomro took aerial view of processions taken out in Shikarpur, Khanpur, Larkana, Khairpur, Rohri and Sukkur and then landed at Sukkur Airport where he was received by provincial ministers Nasir Shah, Jam Mehtab Dahar, MNA Nawab Wassan, Mayor Sukkur Arsalan Shaikh and others.

The chief minister just after holding a small meeting with Commissioner and DIG Sukkur along with IG Police flew back to Karachi in his Lear Jet. He landed at old terminal and from where along with IG Police flew in his helicopter to take aerial view of procession marching on M.A Jinnah Road where small processions had merged into the main procession.

Just after his visit he landed at Commerce College and went to Central Police Office where he was accorded guard of honour. Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah went to Command and Control Center at CPO and witnessed the movement of the procession. He was given detailed briefing on the monitoring system developed there. From the archives, the chief minister was also shown the footage of blasts, looting and plundering, bike snatching and road accidents.

He assured the IG Police that he would upgrade their Command and Control Center. Syed Murad Ali Shah also inspected mobile surveillance system established in a bus which works as a complete OB van. The Mobile Surveillance bus is equipped with CCTV cameras and helicam (drone camera).

The chief minister appreciated the efforts of IG police for making all out efforts to maintain peace sin the city. The chief minister returned CM House and thanked the citizens, Ulemas and law enforcement agencies for their cooperation to maintain peace in the city in general and in the province in particular.

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