NSC reviews prevailing situation in Indian Ocean Region

NSC reviews prevailing situation in Indian Ocean Region

ISLAMABAD: The meeting of National Security Committee (NSC) held in Islamabad with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in the chair observed that proper implementation of recently approved water policy could prove instrumental in averting the water crisis threatening the country.    

It directed the Water Resources Division to forcefully pursue the violations of the Indus Water Treaty by India with the World Bank.    

The Committee reviewed the status of Financial Action Task Force compliance and appreciated the substantial progress made by Pakistan in this regard.     

The Committee also reviewed the prevailing situation in the Indian Ocean Region.

It directed to keep a robust security posture for the maintenance of security and safeguarding national interests of the country. APP/AFP