Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed has urged the political parties to organize their public gatherings at designated places and ensure no hurdle in the movement of residents of the federal capital.

He was chairing a meeting in Islamabad today [ to review arrangements regarding law and order during public rallies of the political parties being organized in the federal capital.

The meeting decided to bring additional force from Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa for support of Islamabad Police.

Additional troops of Ranges and Frontier Corps will also be deployed to ensure law and order in the federal capital.

A control room will be established at the Interior Ministry for the security of political gatherings.