Altaf Hussain News
ISLAMABAD: Minister for Interior Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan
said the government of Pakistan had reservations over the issue
of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM-London) chief (Altaf Hussain News).
This he said while talking to Lord Nazir Ahmed who called on
him in London, says a press release.
Talking to Lord Nazir Ahmed, the minister also said the British government
had legal and moral responsibility to bring to justice those perpetrators
who had murdered a Pakistani national on British soil.
Discussing matters concerning Pakistan community in United Kingdom,
the interior minister also said Pakistani expatriates were an asset for the country
and every effort would be made to address their issues on priority basis.
Lord Nazir Ahmed also appreciated personal efforts of the interior minister
in addressing issues concerning Pakistani community.
Separately, Bradford West Member of Parliament Naz Shah also met
with Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan at the High Commission
for Pakistan, London.
Naz also thanked the minister for his personal commitment to the investigation
into the murder of British national Samia Shahid.
Naz Shah also commended work of the investigative team in particular
DIG Baksh whom the minister appointed personally to oversee the case
which led to numerous arrests including that of a senior police officer.
The minister also thanked MP Naz for the commitment she had shown in relation
to this case and women’s rights.
He said, “As I have said previously, the government of Pakistan is committed
to bringing to justice those who committed this heinous crime, furthermore
we thank Naz for her continued efforts in relation to the murder of her constituent.”
Following the meeting Naz said, “I am confident with the continued
commitment shown, that we will get justice for Samia Shahid.”