The Chairman of All Pakistan Security Agencies Association (Retired) Colonel Tauqeer Islam revealed that numerous illegal security companies are operating solely in Karachi. These companies employ nearly 5,000 security guards whose backgrounds are not properly vetted, which is a significant concern. A recent incident in Karachi highlights the issue a YouTuber was killed by a security guard. The incident occurred in front of Serena Mall at Sakhi Hassan, where the guard fired at a young man, Saad Ahmed, son of Mukhtar Ahmed, 24 years old, who was making a TikTok video. Taimuria Police arrived at the scene and arrested the guard responsible for the shooting. This incident raises important questions that What is the recruitment process for security guards? Are their mental health and criminal records checked? These questions were discussed in the Karachi Today program in a conversation with Tauqeer Islam, Chairman of the All Pakistan Security Agencies Association. Chairman of All Pakistan Security Agencies Association Colonel (Retd) Tauqir-ul-Islam strongly condemned the incident of Mansehra Landhi. We pay tribute to Shaheed Noor Muhammad and injurd Nagar Khan for their bravery for the security of foreigners: Chairman APSAA Private security guards have an important role in maintaining law and order in Pakistan: Tauqir-ul-Islam Private security guards are performing their duties without caring for their lives: Chairman APSAA So far, hundreds of private security guards have been martyred and injured in several incidents. Chairman APSAA Colonel (Retd) Tauqir-ul-Islam assured full support to the families of the martyred and injured guards in the Mansehra Landhi incident. Colonel (Retd) Tauqir-ul-Islam's request to the government to give awards and certificates to the brave and veteran private security guards who laid down their lives.
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APSAA was established in a meeting held on October 6,1992, at Karachi, when a few private security companies joined hands to form a common platform, with a view to looking after the welfare of their employees, create awareness among masses about the importance of security and safe guard the business interest through effective lobbying with all levels of government functionaries. The security companies participating passed the criteria for membership and prepared a broad outline of constitution for the Association. Its Head Office was opened in Karachi.

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