Pakistan

QUETTA (Web Desk) – In the aftermath of deadly carnage in Quetta, Prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday said that all state security institutions must respond with full might to eliminate terrorists.

The premier was expressing his views in a high level meeting attended by Chief of the Army Staff General Raheel Sharif, Balochistan Governor Muhammad Khan Achakzai, Chief Minister Sanaullah Zahri, Commander Southern Command Lt General Amir Riaz, Director General ISPR Lt Gen Asim Bajwa, PM’s National Security Adviser Nasser Khan Janjua, Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid, DG Military Operations and DG Military Intelligence.

“Terrorists are using innovating measures by hitting soft targets and one must respond in an advanced coordinated way,PM Nawaz said.

The Prime Minister hinted at the enemies who were dismayed by the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).

Related: Quetta hospital blast toll mounts to 70

“No doubt in my mind that enemies of Pakistan are after CPEC (China-Pakistan Economic Corridor),” he added.

He went on to applaud Army under the leadership of Raheel Sharif for showing full cooperation pertaining to CPEC.

Earlier, after the horrific Quetta blast, Prime Minister visited the Combined Military Hospital (CMH) and inquired after the victims of the terror attack.

He also prayed for early recovery of those injured because of the deadly blast.