Karachi has formed a special force to deal with riots and rallies around the city.
Karachi AIG Amir Sheikh talked to media and told, “Currently, the task force comprises 350 people, but it will be increased to 1,000.”
He further mentioned that they will not be allowed to carry weapons instead they are smartly equipped with tools to stop stone pelting, baton-charges and rallies across the city.
The idea of forming a task forces came up when the city observed three -day long protest against the decision of Supreme Court regarding the acquittal of Aasia Bibi, that halted all economic and social activities.
Last year a similar Dharna was observed on Faizabad interchange that put the security risks in the capital. Similar task force was also made there to stop the,.