Internal unity must to uproot terrorism: Ahsan Iqbal
QUETTA: Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal has said unity among the nation is very important to uproot the menace of terrorism from our country as we need to secure the future of our country.
Ahsan Iqbal said this while addressing a press conference in the provincial capital after Saturday’s deadly blast in which 15 people dead and left 25 other injured. He said Quetta incident reminded us that we are a state of war and for this we need internal unity.
He asked all the political parties and others to put aside the political differences and stay united against the enemy, who are hidden in our society and trying to take advantage from our differences.
The minister appealed to all political parties, saying “this is the time to unite against terrorism and shun our differences”.
The minister said peace and development are inter-linked, “which is why our government, through operations Zarb-e-Azb and Raddul Fasaad, is attempting to put the country on the path of development. God willing such acts will also end soon”.