October 25, 2016

PRESS   RELEASE

                    Condemnation of Terrorists  attack
                    at Police Training College, Quetta
                                and

                             Strike Call

Dr. Muhammad Farogh Naseem, Vice-Chairman, Pakistan Bar Council have
strongly condemned the terrorist attack at Police Training College, Quetta
in which more than 60 innocent persons have been martyred and more than
100 have been seriously injured. For condemnation of this tragic incident
they have appealed the Lawyers to observe Country wide STRIKE tomorrow,
i.e.  Wednesday, the 26th October, 2016. The Lawyers, as such, while
observing Strike will hold protest meetings in their Bar Rooms and wear
Black Bands to condemn the tragic incident.

Deploring the utter failure of the Federal and Baluchistan Governments in
maintaining law and order situation in the Province and to provide
security and safety to the people, they have demanded of the Government to
arrest culprits and bring them to book at the earliest.

While expressing solidarity with bereaved families, on behalf of the legal
fraternity, they have emphasized the need of evolving foolproof practical
strategy and plan for improving the law and order situation throughout
Pakistan.

                                                                                        SECRETARY
PAKISTAN BAR COUNCIL