Islamabad- Chairman Senate’s Foreign Affairs Committee Haji Muhammad Adeel has called for declaring Siachen Glacier a non-military zone.

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He was talking media today morning morning before the departure of the members of Senate Standing Committee on Defense to Siachen Glacier. Haji Adeel is also a member of the committee. He said the increased human activities on Siachen are accelerating the glacial melt and we have witnessed increased disasters in the form of flash floods and change in weather patterns. He said these changes are a massive threat to our food security.

Haji Adeel said the objective of the committee's visit to Siachen is to express solidarity with the Jawans and officers defending the motherland with bravery and commitment under extremely difficult conditions.