Nisar never termed Mardan blast defeat of provincial govt: Spokesman


ISLAMABAD, Sep 5 (APP): A spokesman of Interior Ministry Monday said that Interior Minister with regard to Mardan explosion neither levelled allegation against the provincial government nor termed it a defeat of provincial government.

He said news published in some sections of the media in this
connection were contrary to reality.

To a question about advance information about Mardan blast, the Interior Minister said to this extent that in this connection threat alerts were received which the federal government shared with the provincial government in time, he added.

While talking to the mediamen, the Interior Minister
categorically stated that instead of levelling allegations on an
incident of terrorism, “we need to work together and in this
connection there is a need for more and better coordination among, federal and provincial governments and related institutions”, the spokesman explained.