Shehbaz asks govt to reveal facts behind Murree tragedy
While expressing his concern over the condition of still stranded tourists in Murree, PML-N President Shehbaz Sharif has lamented that there is no governance in the country stating that the Murree tragedy suggests that only inept, unkind and oppressive forces have clung to power, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.
In a statement on Sunday, Shehbaz called upon the government to reveal facts behind the Murree tragedy so that a formidable policy could be chalked out in its light. He advised the government that instead of issuing statements, it should focus its attention on evacuating the stranded tourists.
He expressed his disquiet over thousands of vehicles still stuck in Murree saying people were anxious about their families marooned there. He urged upon the government to take steps for their lodging and food and for their safe return.
Shehbaz asked the government to stop blaming the tourists and fulfil its constitutional and administrative responsibilities. He expressed his sorrow over the deaths of children and other people.
He appreciated the relief and rescue operation launched by the Pakistan Army and Rangers.
Reporter Umar Aslam