ISLAMABAD: The federal government has constituted a committee for investigation into the controversial news which has been considered a serious breach of national security, ARY News reported.
The inquiry committee comprises officials of Inter-Services Intelligence and Military Intelligence. It has been tasked to include five persons in the investigation and determine interest of the news.
Earlier, Minister for Information and Broadcasting Pervaiz Rasheed resigned today from his position. He is the biggest causality of the controversial news story published in a local leading daily newspaper so far.
According to a notification issued by the government, the federal minister was directed to leave his post to hold a candid investigation.
The government notification said the controversial news is a breach of national security and according to the available evidences Pervaiz Rasheed was negligent in this incident.