Minister: (FIA not against anyone on personal or political basis: Nisar)


ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has said that Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) is not being used against anyone on the basis of personal or political vendetta.

In a statement in Islamabad on Wednesday, he said FIA is a national institution and will not spare those involved in corruption. He said FIA recovered Rs 14.6 billion from the corrupt elements in the last two years.

He said there is no interference in the FIA working and it will never be used against anyone on political basis. He offered the constitution of a judicial commission to evaluate performance of FIA in the last two and a half years. He said he is also ready to have the court scrutiny of the cases registered by FIA during his tenure as the interior minister.