ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Senator Pervaiz Rashid on Friday said that government is taking steps to maintain peace in the country.
He said that PML-N, government after coming into power had to face challenges like terrorism, adding that present government is determined to address these issues in a befitting manner.
He said that anti-social elements had targeted the public and institutions of the country.
Information Minister said that Pakistan is making efforts with the help of regional countries to wipe out the menace of terrorism from this region.
He said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had also held meetings with Afghan and Turkish leaders to discuss regional matters.
Minister said that government is committed to protect all parts of the country and maintain peace and tranquility in all the provinces.
Replying to a question he said that Peace Committee established by the government is making efforts to hold dialogue with disgruntled elements just for peace.
He said that the government will utilize all available resources to address the issues being faced by the people.
He hoped that all these efforts initiated by the government would bring positive results soon.