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Pathankot attack: Pak to make info public after JIT probe


Indian air force personnel guard the air force base in Pathankot on January 5, 2016. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged his Pakistani counterpart on January 5 to take 'firm and immediate action' against those behind an attack on an Indian air force base that left seven soldiers dead. AFP PHOTO/NARINDER NANU

Lahore: Pakistan will not make public any information on the probe into the Pathankot terror attack until the joint investigation team (JIT) completes its work,
Law Minister of Punjab province Rana Sanaullah has said. Sanaullah said that a joint investigation team has been constituted to investigate the January 2 terrorist attack in

India has sought action by Pakistan on the evidence provided for apprehending the JeM terrorists suspected to have been involved in the attack. India has linked the fate of the Foreign Secretary-level talks to action by Pakistan. “Nothing about the work of joint investigation team would e made public until it finished its job,” Dawn newspaper
quoted him as saying.

Whenever Pakistan embarked on the journey to progress, its enemies started to mislead people and used them to stop development, he added. India and Pakistan were to hold Foreign Secretary-level talks on in Janaury 15 which were rescheduled after the attack.