ISLAMABAD: State Minister for Information Marriyum Aurangzeb on Tuesday strongly denounced the terrorist attack on the district courts Tangi in Charsadda district of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa. While talking to newsmen outside the Supreme Court, the minister said, “I strongly denounce the barbaric attack. We share the grief of the families of martyrs and those injured in the attack and stand with them at this tragic moment. The terrorists through these attacks are striving to break the tensile will of the people and the security forces but all their cowardly acts have been effectively thwarted.” She added that the recent spate of terrorist attacks had further reinforced the morale and determination of the security forces and the masses. The minister said under the leadership of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, the federal government, all the provincial governments, Pakistan Army, law enforcing agencies and the entire nation will not lower their guard until the last vestige of the terrorist is eliminated.
Published in The Express Tribune, February 22nd, 2017.