Published On: Wed, Apr 17th, 2019
Published in Category: Quetta

President reaffirms commitment to implement National Action Plan on terrorism

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QUETTA: President Dr Arif Alvi has reaffirmed the commitment to implement National Action Plan on terrorism. He said that it is our priority to implement the National Action Plan.


Talking to the media persons in Quetta after offering condolence with the heirs of the Hazarganji suicide attack in Quetta on Tuesday, he appreciated the Balochistan government for announcing a compensation package for the victims of Hazarganji terrorist attack.


He said no amount of compensation can match the loss of one’s dear ones but it is only meant to address immediate problems of the bereaved family. He said it is the responsibility of the state to protect the lives of its people. The President said despite many challenges, the Pakistani nation stands united. He said that Prime Minister Imran Khan will also soon visit Balochistan.


Meanwhile President Dr. Arif Alvi has said that no compromise will be made on establishing peace in the country.


He was talking to Governor Balochistan Amanullah Yasinzai and Chief Minister Jam Kamal Khan in Quetta on Tuesday. The President said peace is need of the country, and the federal government is standing by the provincial government to maintain peace in Balochistan.


He said it is a matter of satisfaction that the sit-in staged by Hazara community against the terrorist attack in Quetta on 12th of this month ended peacefully. The meeting reviewed important matters of the province, including security situation.


It reaffirmed resolve to foil all conspiracies of the anti-statement elements against progress and prosperity of the country. During his stay in Quetta, the President will also condole with the bereaved families of the martyrs of the terror attack in Quetta.