New Directorate of Levies inaugurated: Govt. taking effective steps to transform Levies best force, states Jam Kamal

Anti-terrorism, investigations, intelligence and bomb disposal squad units in Levies force termed important development


The Balochistan government is taking effective steps for transforming Levies force into the best force to tackle the law and order issues in the province.

This was stated by the Chief Minister while speaking on occasion of the briefing conducted on occasion of the inauguration of the new building of Directorate of Levies force here on Thursday.

The Chief Minister also inaugurated the newly built memorial of the levies force martyrs besides making inauguration of the Directorate of Levies in the same premises.

Also present on the occasion were the Provincial Minister Finance, Zahoor Ahmed Buledi, Provincial Minister Home and Tribal Affairs, Mir Ziaullah Langove, Minister Health, Mir Naseebullah Marri, Advisor to Chief Minister for Youth Affairs, Sports, Abdul Khaliq Hazara, MPAs Mobin Khan Khilji, Ms Bushra Rind, Additoinal Chief Secretary Home, Haider Ali Shikoh and others.

Director General Levies force, Mujeebur Rehman briefed the Chief Minister about the overall performance of levies force and other related matters.

Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister said that the people of province trust on the levies force. He said that reformation of the levies force and improvement in its performance is contributing a lot to improve law and order situation in the province.

If the serious steps had been taken for reformation of the levies and increasing its capacity some 10 years ago, then it would have been rather more professional and efficient force.

He termed the anti-terrorist, investigation, intelligence and bomb disposal sections in Levies force an important development. He said that the levies force would become striking force with establishment of these sections.

He directed to ensure transparency in recruitment on vacant posts of the levies force.

Earlier, he laid floral wreathe on the memorial of levies martyrs and offered fateha for them.