ISLAMABAD: Leader of the Opposition, Syed Khursheed Shah Monday said that the Shikarpur attack was an ‘intelligence failure’.
Syed Khursheed Shah urged all the political parties to unify against terrorism.
Expressing his views in the National Assembly (NA), Khursheed Shah strongly denounced the Shikarpur imambargah attack and said that the ‘Fort of Islam’ is itself affected by terrorism in the name of religion.
He lamented that worship places are being targeted in the country.
Shah further said that everyone reached Peshawar after Taliban militants attacked a school there, yet none of the federal ministers visited Shikarpur to console the heirs of the victims.
He said that prime minister was there in Karachi, when the imambargah in Shikarpur came under attack, yet the he cared not to go there.
He questioned the government why has it adopted this dual policy.
The Opposition Leader also inquired PM Nawaz Sharif that why did not he visit Shikarpur, when he was there in Karachi.