Social media is being used for extremists activities, says Interior Minister

Ahsan Iqbal, the Interior Minister says that social network is being utilized by extremists as their medium of correspondence.

At a high level meeting, the Minister coordinated National Counter-Terrorism Authority (NACTA) (an interior counter-psychological oppression specialist in Pakistan) to closely monitor web-based social network stages for conceivable movement by extremists as they utilize these platforms for their purposeful publicity.

The minister stated,

It is inevitable to fortify NACTA and make it more operational to battle against terrorism.

NACTA, which was set up in 2009 – has the expert to devise counter-fear monger methodologies for execution in the short, medium or long haul. He accentuated that NACTA’s standards and directions should be enhanced and investigated to cover any imperfections. NACTA needs to concentrate on their key work and wanting to ensure their counter-psychological oppression exercises are as productive and as powerful as could be expected under the circumstances.