Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan stated that determination of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks case was in the interest of Pakistan. He termed it “act of terrorism.”
The Pakistan PM made the remarks in an interview with The Washington Post on Thursday saying that he had asked his government to analysis the status of the case as determining it was in Pakistan’s interest.
“We also want something done about the bombers of Mumbai. I have asked our government to find out the status of the case. Resolving that case is in our interest because it was an act of terrorism,” Khan told the English daily. Notably, his remarks come days after India slammed Pakistan for showing “little sincerity in bringing the perpetrators to justice”, Pak PM was quoted by Times now .
In a statement issued on the 10th anniversary of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, India had expressed its displeasure with Pakistan as the masterminds and perpetrators of the noxious attack are roaming freely on the streets of Pakistan. In this attack 166 people killed .
It is noted that External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj had asserted that there could be no bilateral talks with Pakistan till the Pakistan-sponsored cross border terrorism keep on.