ALSO READHave taken up matter with Pakistan: Swaraj on missing Muslim clerics Seriously pursuing case of missing Indian clerics: Pakistan Where is Kulbhushan Jadhav even as Pak prepares to submit dossier? Saeed's detention sparks protests in Pakistan No clue so far about two missing Indian clerics: Pakistan
"All those clerics who travel from Pakistan to India have to register a report in the police station about their whereabouts and same procedure takes place with the Indian clerics as well, which means Pakistan must be aware about the whole incident," he told ANI.
"Both of the clerics are an important part of Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah. Pakistan's situation is not under control as its own citizens do not feel secure in the country," he asserted.
Asif Nizami and Nazim Nizami, had gone to Karachi to meet their relatives after which they headed to Lahore to visit the shrines of Sufi saints.
Syed Asif Ali Nizami is the head priest of New Delhi's Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah.
Meanwhile, a Dargah Committee meeting is underway in Delhi's Nizamuddin regarding the disappearances.
Earlier, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said that she has taken up the matter with Islamabad.
Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson Nafees Zakaria also acknowledged that an Indian request seeking assistance for the recovery of two clerics had been received.
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