ISLAMABAD - Spokesman of the government has said that there was a general discussion, with Maulana Samiul Haq regarding cooperation to address the issue of terrorism and use his good offices in this regard and he had not been given any specific mission by the government.The spokesman in a statement of Thursday said that it was also agreed that whom Maulana Samiul Haq could contact whenever required. He denied the impression by the Maulana that the government did not hear him.“Even three weeks after the meeting, he has not informed about any progress,” the spokesman said.

Published in The Nation newspaper on 24-Jan-2014