Sharif, army chief discuss security for China-Pakistan Economic Corridor

Islamabad, Sep 4 (IANS) In a second meeting in four days, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Army chief General Raheel Sharif on Friday discussed the necessary steps for the security of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Project (CPEC).

According to Samaa TV, the two discussed internal and external security matters, especially ensuring security of the CPEC.

Sources said the prime minister and the army chief agreed that no stone would be left unturned to foil evil designs against the economic route.

According to sources, Nawaz Sharif was briefed that military’s especial security division has started working to protect the CPEC route.

In the meeting, the prime minister and army chief also exchanged views over the ongoing Zarb-e-Azb anti-terror operation and crackdown against criminals and militant groups in Karachi and other cities.

Earlier, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan called on Nawaz Sharif and discussed with him the overall security situation of the country.

Leave a Reply

Please enter your comment!

The opinions, views, and thoughts expressed by the readers and those providing comments are theirs alone and do not reflect the opinions of or any employee thereof. is not responsible for the accuracy of any of the information supplied by the readers. Responsibility for the content of comments belongs to the commenter alone.  

We request the readers to refrain from posting defamatory, inflammatory comments and not indulge in personal attacks. However, it is obligatory on the part of to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments to the concerned authorities upon their request.

Hence we request all our readers to help us to delete comments that do not follow these guidelines by informing us at Lets work together to keep the comments clean and worthful, thereby make a difference in the community.

Please enter your name here