ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed has announced three local holidays from March 22 to 24 in connection with the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers meeting to be held in Islamabad.
While addressing a news conference in Islamabad on Monday, the minister said that some foreign forces want to destabilize Pakistan.
The interior minister said that the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police has identified a big group of terrorists and they will soon be nabbed.
Sheikh Rashid said that Prime Minister Imran Khan has given an independent foreign policy to the Country.
Commenting on the political situation, the minister said the no confidence motion either against Prime Minister Imran Khan or the Speaker National Assembly Asad Qaiser will face defeat.
The interior minister said that regardless of soaring prices of petroleum products in the international market, the government has reduced the prices of petrol and diesel by Rs 10 per liter and that of the electricity by Rs 5 per unit.
Sheikh Rashid Ahmed sad that no hurdle will be created in the way of Pakistan People’s Party’s (PPP) long march and they will be provided with security.