Peshawar: KP Chief Minister Pervez Khattak has strongly condemned the attack and martyrdom of Police Ticketing Officer Muslim Khan at Bhana Mari Chowk by unknown miscreants. He has announced compensation for the martyred brave police jawan under Shaheed Package whose promotion was also in the offing on the basis of good performance.
The chief minister announced a compensation of Rs.3 million for the martyred police personnel and directed the concerned authorities to immediately release the compensation amount to heirs of the martyred. He also directed the payment of his salary to his heirs till the age of retirement, free education for his children and immediate provision of employment to one member of the family.
Pervez Khattak said that though the amount is no alternate to the precious life, but it is a minor effort to share the grief and financial problems of the heirs on behalf of government and people of the province.
He paid homage to the police personnel for sacrificing his life as well as glowing tributes to the whole police force for battling terrorism with bravery and expressed the hope that the police along with the people of the province will play their due role in bringing the nation out of the prevailing difficult situation.
He said that the purpose of attacks on security jawans is to create the sense of insecurity among the people, which will not be allowed by our government and nation.
The chief minister directed the effective crackdown against the culprits involved in the incident and adequate arrangements to pay the terrorist in the same coin by reviewing the security network and strategy. He prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and expressed sympathies with the grieved family.
Meanwhile Pervez Khattak expressed profound grief on demise of cousin of provincial minister for excise & taxation Mian Jamsheduddin Kakakhel who breathed his last the other day. In a condolence message he prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and expressed heartfelt sympathies with members of the bereaved family.
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