Minister for Defense Khawaja Asif on Thursday said seven hundred and thirty eight missing persons have been located in the last four months.

Talking to the media persons in Karachi, he said the remaining missing persons will also be located soon. He assured that it will not take years but months and weeks to resolve this issue.

On Balochistan issue‚ the federal minister said a popular provincial government is working to address the problems of the people of the province. He said we are committed to end exploitation and grievances of Balochi people. Balochi people will be given their due rights.

To a question‚ Khawaja Asif said Pakistan has raised the issue of drone attacks at all the forums including with the top US leadership. He said these strikes amount to violation of Pakistan's sovereignty and thus are unacceptable.