PAKISTAN: Urging the Pakistani media to counter what he described as the Indian propaganda, the Pakistani interior minister Sheikh Rashid accused India saying the Research and Analysis Wing(RAW) and National Directorate of Security(NDS) had established 60 trainings centres in Afghanistan to destablize Pakistan.
The minister spoke during his visit to Pak-Afghan border Torkham. While addressing the media at Zero point he said that India’s involvement had come to an end after Taliban takeover on Afghanistan. He said India used billion of rupees in Afghanistan creating anti Pakistan elements.
The federal minister of Pakistan said the region was now coming out of the pressure after Afghan Taliban totally changed the shape of world politics. He said Inter Sevices Intellegence(ISI) chief leutinent General Faiz Hameed visit to Kabul was severely painful for Indians. He said Indian televesion channels negatively portray the ISI chief visit to Kabul. He said a number of foreign countries’ top level officers visited Kabul but Indian did not talk on it.
Sheikh Rashid said 93 percent fencing wall had been completed between Pakistan and Afghanistan. He added that no refugees came to Pakistan after Taliban took contol of Afghanistan.
“Those who want to visit should take visa before entering Pakistan”, Sheikh Rashid said.
The minister said the region was now becoming an important region where possibily new block could emerge. He praised the security forces for their bravery and sacrifices for the sack of homeland. He said Pakistan lost eighty thousands lives in the past twenty years long war.
He said Taliban amazed the whole world with their quick takeover on Kabul which was not expected in days. He said now few terrorists groups would try to put pressure but Pakistan Army along with the nation would wipe them out from the country.
He said India with the help of NDS had established 60 terrorists training camps in Afghanistan where they providing anti Pakistan trainings.
Sheikh Rashid said both Afghanistan and Pakistan have expressed their commitment that they would not let anyone to use their soil against any country.
“It is now the Taliban’s responsibility to take steps in their parts and maintain security of Afghanistan” he said.
Rashid said he visited the Torkham border to show the false Indian television channels and the government that Pak-Afghan border was safe and secure on both sides.
He said in two days the Immigration and Nadra staff would be doubled so that they could facilitate passengers and save their time.
Sheikh Rashid said due to the collapse of NDS and RAW nexuses in Afghanistan sad images were seen on television channels while Indian were leaving from Afghanistan.
“The Islamic world with its strong possible words condemned the insult of the Kashmir freedom fighter Syed Ali Shah Geelani coffin and funeral prayer by the Indian Army” the minister said.
Extra security personnel were deployed along the Torkham border and in Landikotal while pedastrian and vehicle movment remained suspended during the interior minister’s Torkham border visit