ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday visited headquarters of the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) along with senior federal ministers where he was briefed on the Afghan peace process.
Imran Khan was welcomed at the headquarters by DG ISI Lieutenant General Faiz Hameed.
The prime minister chaired a meeting of the National Intelligence Coordination Committee at the ISI headquarters which was attended by heads of intelligence agencies, Intelligence Bureau (IB), Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), and senior members of the federal cabinet.
“Those accompanied the prime minister in the meeting included Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry and Interior Minister Sheikh Rasheed,” a handout issued regarding the meeting said.
The prime minister was given a detailed briefing on enhancing intelligence cooperation as he expressed his satisfaction over the performance of the National Intelligence Coordination Committee.
The sources shared that the prime minister was also briefed on progress in the Afghan peace process.
The prime minister has formed a special committee aimed at dealing with security issues, the sources said adding that the body would include Fawad Chaudhry and Sheikh Rasheed besides also having representation from law enforcement authorities (LEAs).
They said that the body would help in strengthening coordination in security issues.