Action needed on extremist outfits who use our soil: Pak’s Info Minister

Pakistan, terrorism, Imran Khan
Pakistan's Minister of Inofrmation and Broadcast

The Minister for Information and Broadcasting of Pakistan, Fawad Chaudhry said, “India needs introspection in Indian-held-Kashmir (IHK) and Pakistan also needs introspection regarding extremist outfits.”

Speaking in a Pakistan’s Geo News show, ‘Naya Pakistan’ Mr. Chaudhry said that Pakistan has got an opportunity to resolve this issue as the international community is standing with Pakistan and its security forces.

The minister said Pakistan has already changed its policies and now is the time to remove the lacunae in the implementation process, and added that Pakistan certainly needs concrete action on allegations that extremist organisations used its soil in the past.

He said practical steps have already been taken in this regard. He said MNAs in Pakistan cannot go out without several security guards, so this is a problem in Pakistan which should be recognised.

He said Prime Minister Imran Khan has already made it clear that Pakistan is ready to take action in this regard. He said it is in our own interest that Pakistani soil is not used against any other country.

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