ISLAMABAD – A broad-based national counter-extremism policy will be formulated soon.
This was stated by Convener Steering Committee on formulation of National Counter Extremism Policy Senator Mushahid Hussain Syed while chairing a meeting of the committee in Islamabad.
He said it is time that a comprehensive national doable framework be introduced to root out the menace of terrorism and extremism from the society.
All provincial Home Departments, Home Departments of AJK, Gilgit-Baltistan and FATA gave presentations to the Steering Committee. Detailed briefing followed with discussions were undertaken upon issues, typology and causes of extremism.