ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has called for unity above political affiliation to eliminate the menace of corruption from the society.
 
He was taking part in a discussion Senate tonight on a motion moved by Syed Tahir Hussain Mashhadi regarding issue of corruption in Federal Government Departments.
 
The Interior Minister said it is the responsibility of the government to take practical steps to root out the menace of corruption and provide justice to the people.
 
Taking part in the debate, Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Sheikh Aftab Ahmad said the government is making all out efforts to eradicate the menace of corruption.
 
He said the Prime Minister has directed all the ministries and divisions to take measures for eradication of corruption in their spheres. He said persons of integrity are being appointed in different departments. 
 
He said it is the top priority of the government to provide justice to the people.