Govt committed to resolve missing persons issue: Defence Minister

KARACHI, Nov 28 (APP): Federal Minister for Water and Power, Defence, Khawaja Muhammad Asif Thursday said that the Government is committed to resolve the missing persons issue as per law and the Constitution. Speaking to the heirs of missing persons of Balochistan at their protest camp outside Karachi Press Club here, he hoped that the issue would be resolved soon.Khawaja Asif said that he would talk to the Prime Minister and the Chief Minister of Balochistan to resolve the issue and hoped that it would be resolved before December 10. Referring to the missing persons issue, he said that they should be produced before the concerned courts for prosecution of their alleged crimes by the authorities. The heirs of the missing persons apprised the Federal Minister about their sufferings due to missing of their dear ones. (Courtesy: APP)