Saturday, December 3, 2022

PM Shehbaz Sharif condemns Gujranwala firing incident, orders urgent inquiry report

PM Shehbaz Sharif condemns Gujranwala firing incident, orders urgent inquiry report

ISLAMABAD (APP) - Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif on Thursday strongly condemned the incident of firing at Gujranwala’s Allahwala Chowk and sought an urgent inquiry report in this regard.

"The prime minister directed Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah and the Chief Secretary Punjab to present him the report at the earliest," the PM Office said.

In a tweet, PM Shehbaz Sharif said: "I condemn the incident of firing on PTI Chairman Imran Khan in the strongest words. I have directed Interior Minister for an immediate report on the incident. I pray for the recovery and health of PTI chairman and other injured people.

"The federal government will extend all support necessary to the Punjab government for security and investigation. Violence should have no place in our country's politics."