ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Interior Minister Chaudhary Nisar Ali Khan has said that the facilitators of terrorist attack at Lal Shahbaz Qalandar Shrine in Sehwan have been arrested from different parts of the Country.
Meanwhile, the death toll of Thursday’s suicide blast at Lal Shahbaz Qalandar Shrine has reached 88.
While talking to media representatives in Islamabad on Saturday, the interior minister said that terrorists would be dealt with an iron hand, adding that operations against terrorists would continue till elimination of the last terrorist.
The minister said that the Afghan government had been asked to take strict action against the terrorists wanted by Pakistan or hand them over to Pakistan to bring them to justice.
The interior minister said that despite security challenges, Pakistan had been hosting millions of Afghan refugees for four decades, and now it was the responsibility of the refugees to identify the terrorist elements in their fold.
Nisar urged political parties to avoid point-scoring on the issue of national security and play their due role for a secured Pakistan. He said that the nation rendered unprecedented sacrifices which would not be let go in vain.