Karachi: Former Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that the Pakistan People’s Party always supported accountability and it was against corruption.

While talking to media today, he said that the operation against Chotu gang proved that there were no-go areas in Punjab and Punjabi Taliban wants instability in the province. He said that the Punjab police had failed to take action against criminals in Rajanpur and other areas.

He stressed the need for eliminating criminals from the entire province. “There should be no presence of no-go areas in the country,”, Gilani said. He said that he was in favor of the recent statement issued by the army chief about corruption.

Answering a question, he said that the party leadership will decide about the Panama Leaks issue.