Islamabad- Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Pervez Rashid today said, terrorists wanted to destabilize the country by creating division on sectarian basis.

Speaking to media in Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) during scrutiny of nomination papers, the minister said militants wanted to divide nation through sectarian differences. He said the Constitution gives right to live everyone according to their own belief, adding that they will surely get rid of terrorism from the country.

Replying to a query, Pervez Rashid said he had submitted written reply on objections in his nomination papers. He said the ECP raised objections on misconceptions, clarifying that he does not have any luxury vehicle.

The minister also clarified that he lives in a rented house, adding that he came to the ECP on vehicle of his nominated persons. He also stated that he provided all the details to the commission related to nomination papers.