Balochistan wants centre to hand over control of FC

Balochistan_wants_centre_to_hand_over_control_of_FCBalochistan has demanded that the federal government should hand over control of the Frontier Constabulary to the provincial government to enable it to handle the law and order situation in the province in a more effective manner.The demand was formally conveyed to President Asif Ali Zardari by Governor Nawab Zulfiqar Ali Magsi during a meeting at the Presidency on Friday.

The FC has been fighting outlaws and insurgents in some areas of Balochistan under the direct command of the Interior ministry.
Sources in the presidency said the Balochistan governor apprised the president of the security situation in the province and stressed that the problem would remain unresolved unless the command and control of FC was given to the provincial government.

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