Interior Minister Ch Nisar Ali Khan has said the joint investigation report about arrested American citizen Mathew Barrett has been received which says that he is not a spy but involved in illegal activities. Addressing a news conference in Islamabad, the Interior Minister said Mathew Barrett was blacklisted and deported in 2011 and he was arrested this time due to his presence in a sensitive area. Ch Nisar said the arrested American Citizen was issued visa within 24 hours despite being blacklisted by the government. On national action plan, he said national action plan is being criticized by political opponents on baseless reasons.
May 13, 2018