ISLAMABAD (APP) - Chairman of Tahreek Akhuwat e Islami (TAI) Allama Inayat Ali Shakir here Sunday called for joint efforts to curb specter of terrorism in different parts of the country. Addressing a press conference, he said that certain groups were involved in fanning the hatred among different factions of the country with subversive and terrorist activities. Referring to Parachinar incidents, he said the recent happenings there were not only lamentable but also condemnable in the strongest possible terms. Shakir expressed his deep shock and anger over the death toll in the tribal agency. He said certain elements on the behest of foreign powers wanted to destabilise the country, which should be effaced with joint efforts. "These elements were out to harm the religion with self-proclaimed edicts about Jihad and bomb blasts," he added. He also read out details about the incidents taking place in Kurram Agency. The TAI Chairman appealed to media to highlight the nefarious designs of these elements and save the simpleton countrymen from falling a prey to their plans. Ijaz Ahmed Qadri, Sahibzada Pir Nisar and Mustafa Shabbir Sabir were present on the occasion.