Islamabad: Minister for Interior Rana Sanaullah has said that security of Chinese citizens is top priority.
Chairing a high-level meeting pertaining to Law-and-Order situation of the country in Islamabad on Friday, the Minister expressed regret over the incidents of Dasu Dam and Karachi University. He said the entire Pakistani nation is sad over the loss of previous lives of Chinese citizens in terrorist incidents. Rana Sanaullah said the culprits would be awarded exemplary punishment.
He informed the meeting that a special cell has been set up in the Interior Ministry to protect foreign nationals.
The interior minister ordered the authorities concerned that Counter-terrorism departments should be modernized to prevent terrorist incidents in the country.
He said National Counter Terrorism Authority should be made fully operational and hoped that it can be a very effective institution to eradicate terrorism from the country.