Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday constituted a committee to deal with the prevalent security situation in the country in the wake of the Supreme Court’s verdict in the Aasia Bibi case.
The decision was made during the federal cabinet’s weekly meeting chaired by the prime minister at the PM Office ahead of his maiden official visit to China. The cabinet discussed the law and order, political and economic matters.
According to sources, the committee will be headed by PM Imran and comprise Minister of State for Interior Shehryar Afridi, Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry and Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi.
Sources said that the information minister will brief the media about the decisions made in the cabinet meeting later today.