Govt taking steps to eliminate menace of terrorism: Minister

ISLAMABAD: State Minister for Interior Engineer Baligh ur Rehman has said that the government is taking steps to flush out menace of terrorism from the country.

He said, “It is the responsibility of the government to protect the life and property of the citizen.”

Talking to Pakistan Television, he said that all out efforts are being made to eliminate the menace of terrorism.

He said that the government is taking measures against the activities of the defunct organization.

Replying to a question regarding threats to the major party workers, he said that directives have been issued to look into the matter. He said that strict action would be taken against the responsible elements.