Appointment of DG ISI: Rasheed says announcement may be made in 7 days


ISLAMABAD: Federal Interior Minister Sheikh Rasheed has said that matters regarding the appointment of Director General of Inter-Services Intelligence (DG ISI) are settled and the announcement could be made in the next seven days.

Speaking on a local TV show here, Rasheed said that to be on the safe side he was saying seven days. The announcement could be made in a day or two. People get nervous quickly, he further said.

The interior minister said that Imran Khan had taken the parliamentary party into confidence.

He said that today is Friday and everything will be fine by next Friday as all the matters have been settled. The procedure will be announced in seven days, maybe it will be announced tomorrow or on Monday, everything will be fine by next Friday, he added.