ISLAMABAD: Caretaker Minister for Interior Hamid Nawaz Thursday reiterated the government’s commitment for elimination of terrorism and extremism. He was talking to a delegation of NUMAL University students who called on him here at his office.
He said all possible measures would be utilized for curbing the menace of terrorism which is posing a great threat to the society as well as socio- economic development of the country. The minister said the country’s role in the war against terrorism is not only acknowledged locally but the international community has also appreciated the efforts.
He said the law enforcement agencies are performing their important role against terrorism and peaceful Muharram and general elections is testimony of this fact.He urged the student to play the important role for socio-economic uplift of the country as they have great responsibility on their shoulders.
Earlier, the delegation appreciated the government’s role in the international war against terrorism and assured their commitment for uplift of the country. Secretary Interior Syed Kamal Shah and Interior Ministry’s spokesman Brig ® Javed Iqbal Cheema were also present on the occasion. -SANA