Nation united to root out menace of terrorism; Pervaiz Rashid

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage, Senator Pervaiz Rashid said that the nation was united to root out the menace of terrorism from the country.

He said during a meeting here on Saturday, with chief of Jamiat Ulemae Islam, Maulana Fazlur Rehman at his residence, condemning the suicide attack on JUI-F rally in Quetta.

He said that the backbone of terrorists network has been broken and they were on the run way. The minister said defeated terrorists were meeting their fate and soon Pakistan would get rid of them and become a peaceful country.

Speaking on the occasion JUI-F chief said enemies of Pakistan were trying to destroy the peace of the country but they cannot achieve their nefarious designs.

Pervaiz Rashid lauded the role of Maulana for the promotion of democratic values and parliamentary supremacy.

He expressed his hope that JUI-F chief would continue to play his positive role for the cause of peace and political stability in future too.

The minister thanked Allah Almighty for saving Maulana Fazal ur Rehman in the attack and also prayed for the souls of those who lost their lives in the cowardly act of terror.

Minister said he visited Mualana on behalf of the Prime Minister and presented him bouqe, JUI-F chief thanked the PM over this jesture.