National counter extremism policy consultative meeting held
The meeting was attended by prominent personalities of political leadership from major political parties, senators and members of National Assembly.
Moreover, various think tanks, social society, human rights activists, CSOs and Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) were also among the participants, said a press release.
The response and input from all the participants was encouraging and valuable to feed into first National Counter Extremism Conference proposed to be held in near future.
Discussions focussed upon six themes vis building community resilience, internet and cyber space radicalization, cultural revival, religious education, rehabilitation and reintegration from prisons and exit environment.
The participants agreed upon necessity of simultaneous focus on soft measures which was essential to sustain the peace achieved through the implementation of the National Plan of Action.