ISLAMABAD (SANA): Senate Standing Committee on Interior Affairs has directed Ministry of Kashmir Affairs and Gilgit-Baltistan for preparing draft for making law regarding the scouts of Gilgit-Baltistan.
The committee was informed that no arms were purchased for the FC during the two years and committee was also informed that the same group was involved in the terrorist incidents in Nagabarbat and Babusar and seven members of the group have so far been arrested.
The committee directed the interior ministry for in-camera briefing, in view of the involvement of the foreign hands in the terrorist incidents.
The committee also recommended for meeting all the requirements of the FC deployed in the area of kohistan for effective security measures in the areas.
Chairman of the committee, Senator Talha Mehmood made it clear that in the tenure of the previous government 120 illegal licences were issued to the Americans on the letter of the US ambassador to Pakistan, saying that he has the copy of the letter and other evidences in this regard.