ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal says local administration has taken action against the protesters at Faizabad interchange on the court’s orders.
Talking to PTV, he said the protesters are using sensitive matter of Khatam-e-Nabuwat for political gains. He said the protesters possessed lethal material.
The Interior Minister said the protesters want to create unrest and chaos but the local administration is trying to clear the area.
Ahsan Iqbal said the government is ready to hold dialogue with the people of Faizabad sit-in.
He said Pakistan is fighting war against terrorism and sacrificing a lot.
He appealed to the nation to keep distance from the elements spreading unrest in the country.
The Minister made it clear that the government is protector of Khatam-e-Nabuwat and Islamic values.
He said not a single change or law was made against the Khatam-e-Nabuwat rather laws of Khatam-e-Nabuwat have been further strengthened.
He said anti-Pakistan elements are using the activities of protesters to defame the country.—Radio Pakistan