Pakistan assured effective action, says Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh
NEW DELHI (92 News) – Following the cooperation in the investigation and the practical measures in Pathankot airbase terror attack, Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that Pakistan has assured effective action and there is no reason to distrust.
Indian home minister Rajnath Singh’s statement comes a day after Pakistan authorities carried out raids at different places in connection with Pathankot attack and arrested some persons on Monday.
Pak officials told that raids were carried out in Gujranwala, Jhelum and Bahawalpur districts. “Probe has been going to ascertain if they were involved in the attack or some of them facilitated it,” they said.
India has identified Masood Azhar as mastermind of the attack. It also blamed his brother Rauf and five others for carrying out the attack that left all six terrorists and seven Indian soldiers dead on January 2. It has provided telephone number in Pakistan contacted by the airbase attackers and given other inputs.