ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Rehman Malik has said that the name of Raymond Davis, involved in the shooting incident in Lahore that killed three Pakistani citizens, has been put on the Exit Control List on the directions of the Lahore High Court.
Responding to points of order in the Senate, the Interior Minister said that the law has taken its course into the shooting incident and two cases have been registered by the Punjab Police against the accused persons. He said that the matter is subjudice and all the information will be provided to the courts.
He clarified that Raymond Davis traveled to Pakistan on a diplomatic passport. About target killings in Karachi, the Interior Minister said that police powers have been given to the Rangers to check violence in the provincial Metropolis. Rehman Malik said a plan has been finalized to issue electronic arms licences to the people through NADRA. He said that a directory containing names of all those killed in acts of terrorism is being compiled which will be made public.-NNI