Pakistan Gears Up To Host SAARC Conference As ISI, IB Discuss Security Arrangements

For the upcoming South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation in Law (SAARC-LAW) Conference, Pakistan’s spy agency ISI, Intelligence Bureau (IB), and the Islamabad police held a meeting with the Chief Justice of Pakistan to discuss security arrangements for the upcoming conference.

In an official statement issued by the Supreme Court, it was told that a high-level meeting was held under the chairmanship of Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Asif Saeed Khan Khosa at the Supreme Court in Islamabad.

The meeting was attended by Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed, Justice Umar Ata Bandial, Justice Ijaz Ul Ahsan, Justice Mazhar Alam Khan Miankhel, and Justice Qazi Muhammad Amin Ahmad to discuss security arrangements regarding the upcoming SAARCLAW conference.

According to reports in GeoTV, Director General (DG) ISI Lt General Faiz Hameed, DG IB Dr Mohammad Suleman Khan, and Inspector General (IG) of Islamabad Police Mohammad Amir Zulfiqar Khan attended the meeting along with SAARCLAW office-bearers.

Chief justices, judges, and lawyers of SAARC member countries will be attending the conference, scheduled to be held in September.

In the meeting issues like issuance of visas to delegates, the security of the delegates, travel arrangements, hotel accommodations and related matters were comprehensively discussed, according to the statement.