LAHORE: Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah has said that the number of those Punjabi who had left Pakistan for Syria and Iraq to join Daesh is not more than 100.
Talking to media persons here, he said this does not mean the militants group exists in Pakistan, adding, Daesh will not be allowed to establish roots in Pakistan.
The provincial law minister said that law enforcement agencies are playing a vital role in elimination of terrorism in the country. He said law and order has significantly improved in the country.
Rana Sanaullah steps are being taken to further improve performance of security agencies. He said the uncalled for criticism on the government is not good for the country.
However, the Punjab Law Minister Rana Sanaullah himself is blamed for having links and support with the banned terrorists groups of Punjabi Taliban.