Islamabad: Pakistan has condemned the terror attack at the Indian Air Force base in Pathankot town in Punjab on Saturday.
In a statement issued in Islamabad, Pakistan’s foreign office extended heartfelt condolences to the government, people of India and the bereaved families. It also wished the injured people speedy recovery, Radio Pakistan reported.
Building on the goodwill created during the recent high level contacts between the two countries, Pakistan remains committed to partner with India to completely eradicate the menace of terrorism afflicting South Asian region, the statement added.
Earlier today, suspected Jaish-e-Mohammed outfit, carried an attack at the Indian Air Force base in Pathankot town in Punjab. Four terrorists and three security personnals were killed during the fierce gunbattle.
Soon after the attack a senior police officer in winter capital Jammu said that High alert has been sounded in Kathua district and entry into the state from neighbouring Punjab at Lakhanpur is being monitored and checked.