Govt pursuing dialogue process for peace,Senate told

March 11, 2014 Off By Web Desk

Islamabad: The Senate was informed on Tuesday that the government is pursuing the dialogue process to deal with the issue of terrorism.

Responding to a call attention notice moved by Afrasiab Khattak‚ Minister of State for Interior Balighur Rehman has said the government is alive to the law and order situation in the tribal areas and taking necessary measures.

The Minister of State said terrorists will not be allowed to open up their offices. Regarding the offer made by a provincial Minister of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa to Taliban to establish their office in Peshawar‚ Balighur Rehman said neither any such proposal is under consideration nor a formal request in this regard has been received. Later‚ the opposition members staged a walkout from the House over the offer made by a provincial minister of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa to the Taliban.