10,000 security men summoned to Islamabad to beef up security

ISLAMABAD: After threats of entry into the Red Zone by Imran Khan and Tahirul Qadri, the interior Minister has summoned another 10,000 security personnel in Islamabad.

According to reports, these additional security personnel have been called from different parts of Punjab. With the arrival of the new reinforcement, the total deployment would reach 40,000.

These personnel would be deployed in Red Zone and surrounding areas. In a statement on Sunday, the Interior Minister said it is duty of the government to ensure security of government institutions in the Red Zone and this would be ensured under all circumstances. NNI

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