Monday, April 23, 2012
Activists Of PPP, MQM And ANP Are Involved In Extortion In Orangi Town--- Rahman Malik
Federal Interior Minister, Rehman Malik Monday said that the activists of PPP, MQM, ANP and many other parties were involved in extortion in the Orangi Town area here, a private News channel reported.
Talking to media at the Karachi airport, Rehman Malik said many groups were involved in the deteriorating law and order situation.
When quizzed about Ephedrine case, Rehman Malik said that until now it was an allegation against Moosa Gilani, who has come back and would be helping in the investigations.
Rehman Malik said that licences to private airlines were issued during the government of Pakistan Muslim League-N and asked why such soft terms were kept at that time.
The Interior Minister asked for evidence relating to the allegation of taking bribe for the restoration of Bhoja airlines’ licence and assured immediate action. Malik said: "In my personal opinion old planes should not be included in the airline fleet besides enquiry was underway as to why old planes of only Cathay Pacific come here".
Rehman Malik said that it was his appeal to Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan not to play politics on the bodies of victims. "By expressing his reservation on the judicial commission, he (Nisar) has tried to hide his own guilt," he said. It was unfair on the part of Chaudhry Nisar to say that Air Blue incident report was not made public, he wanted Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to be arrested, Malik said.