ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has expressed immense grief and sorrow over the loss of precious lives of police personnel who were targeted in Quetta on Tuesday.

Sympathizing with the bereaved families, the Prime Minister directed the authorities concerned to ensure best medical treatment for those injured during the attack, said a statement issued by the Prime Minister House.

The Prime Minister directed the concerned authorities to hunt down the perpetrators of the attack and those responsible for destroying peace in the city.

He called upon the provincial government to devise a well coordinated and effective strategy in consultation with the Interior Ministry at the federal level to deal with the recent wave of attacks on law enforcement personnel in the province.