ISLAMABAD, Aug 9 (APP): Spokesman to the Prime Minster Musadik Malik on Tuesday said effective measures were being taken to eliminate terrorism and extremism from the country.
Talking to a private news channel, he said as a result of the steps, terrorism incidents had decreased in the country including Balochistan.
He said about 1.5 million people were booked while cases were registered against one lac 40 thousand people during combing operation against terrorists in a year and half.
Musadik said more than 15000 people were arrested for misusing loudspeaker during the period.
He said the government is fully committed to eliminate menace of terrorism from the country and taking steps for the purpose.
Musadik Malik said the government wanted to improve ties with all neighboring countries and serious efforts were also being made.