18 Politicians, 8 ECP Officials Under Terror Threat: NACTA Report
The Interior Ministry has decided to formulate a new security plan for election rallies and corner meetings
Islamabad (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – 14th July, 2018) The terrorists have reportedly planned to target at least 18 politicians and eight officials of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) ahead of the general elections scheduled to be held on July 25.
According to a news report published in a local newspaper, the National Counter Terrorism Authority (NACTA) has issued a warning for 18 politicians and eight ECP officials.
In view of the fresh wave of terrorism to sabotage election campaigning, the Interior Ministry has decided to formulate a new security plan for election rallies and corner meetings after taking the political parties into confidence.
NACTA has reportedly received threat alerts for 12 common and six prominent political figures amid elections.