Govt plugging loopholes in laws to end honour killings: PM


ISLAMABAD Feb 15 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Monday said the government was plugging loopholes in existing laws to end honour killings in the country. He was talking to renowned social activist and filmmaker Ms. Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy who called on him here at the PM House. “Social evils can be overcome through an effective partnership between the government and the civil society,” the Prime Minister told Ms. Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif termed honour killings as a critical issue and said his government was determined to adopt all measures to “remove this stain from the society.”