NSC huddle forms committee to probe PMO audio leaks

The National Security Committee (NSC) Wednesday approved the formation of a high-level committee to probe the Prime Minister Office (PMO) audio leaks.

The huddle also directed Law Ministry to make legal framework regarding cyber security to prevent further leaks in future.

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif chaired NSC and it was attended by ministers for defence, energy, information and broadcasting, interior, finance, human rights, planning, development and special initiatives, chairman joint chiefs of staff committee, services chiefs, national security adviser and senior bureaucrats.

According to a statement issued by the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO), the high-level committee will be headed by Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah Khan.

During the meeting today, the heads of the intelligence institutions gave a detailed briefing to the participants on the security of the PM’s house and other important places.