He stresses "After all, it was Prime MinisterNawaz Sharif who, resisting all pressures, took the most important and most hard decision on national security in Pakistan's history by making the country a nuclear power in May 1998".
Sharif, for the first time, publicly acknowledged in an interview that militant organisations are active in Pakistan and questioned the policy to allow the "non-state actors to cross the border and kill people in Mumbai". "He told me that he has not made such comments and his words have been misrepresented and taken out of context", Abbasi was quoted by Pakistan's Daily Times, as saying. The participants termed the remarks as contrary to the facts and said that Indian government didn't present evidence for investigation.
Following the statement, the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, led by Nawaz's brother Shehbaz Sharif, had stated that the Indian media had misreported the statement.
The PTI leader further said, "Indian media exploited Nawaz's statement and it reached a point where a meeting of the National Security Council had to be called".
"We should find out who laid the foundation of terrorism in the country", he asserted.
Pakistan's top anti-corruption body, National Accountability Bureau, yesterday ordered a probe against the embattled former prime minister and others after reports of his involvement in the money laundering emerged in the media.
He added that local media had picked up India's narrative by widely reporting the remarks made by the ousted premier which had stirred a controversy.
Weighing the ongoing wave of discussions on the Mumbai attacks, former interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan said India used the Mumbai attacks for its own "despicable" plans. "Nawaz Sharif is still our Quaid (supreme leader)", he said.
PM Abbasi went on to say that Pakistan has always maintained that it would not allow anyone to use its soil against any country. "We must look into it", he added.
Nawaz's remarks in addition to sparking a strong reaction from the opposition and media, also sent the PML-N scrambling in attempts to explain his remarks. "India wasn't interested in a transparent investigation", he said.
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Seen as a unique experiment in politics, such an approach will especially help a cadre-based party like the BJP, he said. Speaking to reporters here, Chidambaram said the previous BJP rule in Karnataka was the worst in the state's history.
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