Frontier Constabulary to be equipped with modern weaponry
PESHAWAR - Minister of State for Interior Shehryar Afridi says maintaining law and order situation in the country is among top priorities of the government.
Addressing passing out parade of Frontier Constabulary in Shabqadar, district Charsadda on Sunday, he said security forces, Frontier Constabulary, and police have rendered matchless sacrifices in the war against terrorism.
The minister said Frontier Constabulary will be made exemplary force by giving them training on scientific lines.
He lauded the role of FC for security of major sensitive installations in the country and its services in United Nations Peace keeping Missions.
On this occasion, one thousand one hundred and seventy-two recruits participated in the parade.
Earlier, Shehryar Afridi inspected the parade and distributed trophies among outstanding recruits.
Later talking to media persons, Minister of State for Interior Shehryar Afridi said no compromise will be made on national security.
He said all forces are being equipped with latest equipments.
The minister said government has made foolproof security arrangements for observance of Muharramul Haram in a peaceful manner.