Fake threat alert was created from India to cancelled New Zealand tour: Fawad

Fake threat alert was created from India to get the New Zealand tour of Pakistan cancelled: Fawad

ISLAMABAD ( Web News )

Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhary Fawad Hussain has regretted that a fake threat alert was created from India to get the New Zealand tour of Pakistan cancelled.

Addressing a news conference in Islamabad on Wednesday along with Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad, he said the international bodies including the International Cricket Council (ICC) should take notice of it. He said we are approaching the interpol to get the matter investigated of the fake post and emails that were generated from India to threaten New Zealand team.

The Information Minister said that one email, the origin of which was India, was sent to New Zealand after the cancellation of the visit, in order to malign Pakistan.

Chaudhary Fawad Hussain also asked the New Zealand government to share the specific threat they received. The Information Minister said Pakistan is facing the 5th generation hybrid war. He said fake news against Pakistan are being generated at a state level.


In his remarks, Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad said Pakistan cannot be isolated. He said the nation should not be disappointed and the time will come when all the cricketing nations will come to play on our grounds.

The Interior Minister said Pakistan will move forward under the leadership of Prime Minister Imran Khan.

Meanwhile Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhary Fawad Hussain says some countries have used Afghanistan’s soil to destabilize Pakistan but we successfully foiled these conspiracies.

Addressing Leaders in Islamabad Business conference in Islamabad on Wednesday, he said that Pakistan’s importance in the context of regional and global connectivity has increased.

He said Islamabad is becoming a global player in decision making under the vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan. Fawad Chaudhary said an inclusive and strong government is in the interest of Afghanistan. He said inclusivity is the key for a durable peace and stability in Afghanistan and Islamabad is trying to engage Taliban in forming an inclusive government in Afghanistan.

He said that work is in progress to connect Gwadar and Karachi to Central Asian countries through railway via Mazar Sharif under China Pakistan Economic Corridor.

The Minster said that Pakistan is also a strong supporter of peace and stability in South Asia. He said RSS inspired Modi regime is the main hurdle in better relations between Pakistan and India.

He said the government is working on fast track for the development and prosperity of Pakistan and 1100 different projects are being initiated through different ministries.