PM Imran Khan and politicians have condemned the attack on Pakistan Stock Exchange carried out on Monday morning in Karachi.
Prime Minister Imran Khan said that the nation is proud of the law enforcement agencies who courageously took on the terrorists and foiled their bid.
“Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan condemns the terrorist attack on the Karachi Stock Exchange. The security forces bravely fought the enemy and thwarted the attack,” PTI’s Shahbaz Gill shared on Twitter.
وزیراعظم پاکستان عمران خان کی کراچی سٹاک ایکسچینج پر دہشت گردی کہ حملہ کی مذمت- سیکورٹی اداروں کے جوانوں نے بہادری سے دشمن کا مقابلہ کیا اور اس حملہ کو ناکام بنایا۔ پوری قوم کو اپنے بہادر جوانوں پر فخر ہے۔ شہداء کے لواحقین سے دلی ہمدردی اور زخمیوں کی صحتیابی کے لئیے دعا گو ہوں-— Dr. Shahbaz GiLL (@SHABAZGIL) June 29, 2020
The Sindh Chief Minister appreciated the timely action taken by the police and Rangers and has directed law enforcement agencies to remain vigilant.
Murad Ali Shah said that attack on Pakistan Stock Exchange was equivalent to attack national security and economy. In view of the epidemic situation, anti-state elements wanted to take undue advantage.
Many of the Pakistan’s top politicians and prominent personalities have also condemned the attack.
Strongly condemn the terrorist attack on Pakistan Stock Exchange. Swift & timely action by law enforcement agencies saved nation from a bigger tragedy. The attack, however, must alert us. Our condolences to bereaved families of martyrs & prayers for speedy recovery of the injured— Shehbaz Sharif (@CMShehbaz) June 29, 2020
Strongly condemn the attack on PSX aimed at tarnishing our relentless war on terror. Have instructed the IG & security agencies to ensure that the perpetrators are caught alive & their handlers are accorded exemplary punishments. We shall protect Sindh at all costs.— Imran Ismail (@ImranIsmailPTI) June 29, 2020
Salam to the brave sons of soil who foiled a major terrorist attack that could have been catastrophic. The fact that an attack of such magnitude was planned & executed is extremely unsettling. Bad news.— Maryam Nawaz Sharif (@MaryamNSharif) June 29, 2020
Strongly condemn the cowardly attack on Pakistan Stock Exchange in Karachi. Salute our brave officers who fought back and killed the terrorists. Reports still coming in about loss of innocent lives, praying for the victims of the terrible attack and their families— Aseefa B Zardari (@AseefaBZ) June 29, 2020