Pakistan, UK agree to complete the extradition treaty

Islamabad: Pakistan and the United Kingdom on Tuesday agreed to complete the extradition treaty at the earliest.

The understanding to this effect came during the meeting of Interior Minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad and British High Commissioner Christian Turner in Islamabad.

Speaking on the occasion, Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad stressed on taking measures to ensure that the criminals do not find refuge anywhere.

He said Britain’s positive security advice about Pakistan has improved its image globally.

On this occasion, British High Commissioner expressed satisfaction over Pakistan’s arrangements to fight Covid pandemic.

He underlined the importance of enhancing trade between the two countries.

The British High Commissioner said restoration of British and Virgin Airlines will help promote trade and tourism between the two countries.