ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister, Rehman Malik said on Monday that he had reports that elements from outside the city were involved in target killings in Karachi.
Malik was speaking to the media after offering condolences to Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Information Minister Mian Iftikhar Hussain upon the death of his son.
He said the government has requested the Afghan government to stop the flow of terrorists and weapons into Pakistan. He said the government aims to fight the mindset that drives young men towards militancy.
He further added that the government is taking strict action against banned organisations in Punjab. According to him, 18,000 seminaries, out of the total of 24,000, have already been registered.
Talking about the Time Square Bomb suspect, Faisal Shahzad, Malik asserted that he is not a Pakistani.