LONDON: Pakistan wicket keeper Zulqarnain Haider Thursday said his life is still at risk in Pakistan and the government is unable to provide necessary protection to him, Geo News reported.
He maintained his stance while giving interview to British interior ministry officials in connection with his application for seeking political asylum in UK.
Zulqarnain Haider alleged that corruption is rampant in Pakistan Cricket Board and that maintained that people involved in illegal activities in cricket were after his life.
“The government of Pakistan failed to provide security to people like Benazir Bhutto and Salman Taseer,” he said, adding, the government was unable to provide necessary protection to him.
Sources said that Zulqarnain Haider was asked 80 questions during the interview.