Minister: (Govt committed to make electoral process transparent: Rashid)

ISLAMABAD: Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid has said that government is committed to make the electoral process more reliable and transparent through reforms.

Addressing a ceremony of Union of Journalists in Faisalabad on Sunday, he said Parliamentary Committee has the representation of all parties and next elections will be held as per its recommendations.

The Minister said decisions should come through ballot paper instead of long march and violence activities. Later, talking to media, Information Minister said a National Action Plan against terrorists is being implemented with coordinated efforts in the country.

He said there is significant decrease in terrorist attacks and the Government is taking concrete steps over arrest of Indian state sponsored spy Kulbhushan Yadav.

He said Indian High Commissioner was summoned at Foreign Office and strong protest lodged. He said international community has acknowledged efforts of the Government in combating terrorism.