31st December deadline for verification of arms licenses: Nisar


ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan says 31st of the next month is the deadline for verification of arms licenses.


Addressing a news conference in Islamabad on Friday, he said from first of January next year, FIRs would be registered for possessing fake and illegal arms against all those who fail to get their licenses verified.

The Minister said a countrywide campaign has been launched against human smugglers and fake agents, which would continue for a month.

He said a European Union delegation is arriving Pakistan and would meet him on Monday to discuss the issues arising out of re-admission agreement between Pakistan and the EU.

He said the European Union has been our development partner but there can’t be any compromise when it comes to issues concerning integrity of the country.