LAHORE: The government of Punjab request for Rangers to be deployed in Lahore.
According to details, the Punjab government has requested the Interior Ministry to deploy Rangers in Lahore from August 10 till August 14 to guarantee security in the provincial capital. If the Interior Ministry gives permission, than five companies of Rangers will be deployed at important buildings in the city, with Governor House in particular. A letter from the Punjab government was sent to the ministry of interior in this regard. However, in order to deploy rangers Article 245 is not required to be imposed in the city. Rangers are a security organisation under the ministry of interior.