ISLAMABAD: Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan stated that the body of the Taliban leader, Mullah Mansoor Akhtar, has been handed over to his relatives.

He further stated that the decision to allow the family to receive his body was taken after the necessary protocols had been covered in order to avoid any loopholes in the investigation. DNA tests and necessary pre-requisites were carried out.

Interior Minister had given orders to arrest to arrest the NADRA officers involved in the issuance of the Pakistani NIC to Mullah Mansoor Akhtar. Minister confirmed that the officers are in custody of State agencies.

Nisar revealed that the Air Force radars did not detect any drone entering Pakistani airspace and hence, implied that the missile was fired from beyond contours of Pakistani territory.