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Interview# 01

Q1: According to you what is the level of threat of that Pakistani


community may face low moderate or high?
Ammm, as per my thinking its high not low or moderate.
Q2: To what extent you think that terrorism is a threat to you and
your family low moderate or high?
As per me people make society and we all are a part of society so we all
have same threat as the nation has. Its high.
Q3: To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
I never get worried about this. Life and death belongs to Allah aammm
And as per me being a Muslim we dont need to worry about death. So I dont
worry very much.
Q4: What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
Target killing is not a big a threat as per me. I am of the opinion that
bombing is the biggest threat to the people of my country.
Q5: What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
[Thinking] there will be no effect of threat on me. Because as I mentioned
that life and death belongs to Allah. There will also be no psychological effect
on me as well.

Interview# 02
Hamza Muneer BSCS
Q1: According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
[Prompt reply] we recently observed the Gulshan-e-Park blast that causes
the death of many children and women and after that mishap I can say that
there is a high threat to Pakistani community.
Q2: To what extent you think that terrorism is a threat to you and
your family?
Every person that steps outside have a high level of threat.
Q3: To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?

I am not worried about myself, Im just worried that how long it will go?
When it will come to an end? Who are the people doing this and why?

Q4: What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting


Pakistanis most?
Bomb blasting is the most swear threat to our nation. And before this drone
attacks were a major threat but they are no more exist.
Q5: What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
If I get a threat of terrorism aaaaaa firstly Im not a celebrity that I will
have a threat of this kind, secondly if I have, I will not step outside.
Fear will be stuck in my mind and I will be afraid of going anywhere. And
there will be a high physiological effect on me.

Interview# 03
Q1: According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
[Got confused and indecisive] [Long pause]
a high level threat.
Q2: To what extent you think that terrorism is a threat to you and
your family?
Ummm individually there is no threat.
Q3: To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
Im very much worried.
Q4: What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
Suicide attacks
Q5: What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
I think I would get angry

Interview# 04
Sarah BS (Stats)

Q1: According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani


community is facing; low moderate or high?
Laughing ... I think there is moderate threat.
Q2: To what extent you think that terrorism is a threat to you and
your family?
Individually there is lower threat of terrorism to me, my family and friends.
Q3: To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
Hmmm a little bit.
Q4: What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
Bombing and target killing.
Q5: What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
[Laughing] I dont know. [Again laughing] I think there will be little
effect on me.

Interview# 05
Ijaz Ahemd BSc (Statistics)
Q1: According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
[replied seriously] As per the current conditions of country there is a high
threat to Pakistani community.
Q2: To what extent you think that terrorism is a threat to you and
your family?
Individually I cant judge as it depends on luck. And also because I never
have this kind of threat yet. So as per me I have a moderate threat.
Q3: To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
Look, its my country and my people so Im so much worried about them. As
we all are human, so we all have feelings for each-other.
Q4: What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
[Prompt reply] I think bombing and target killing and target killing only
prevails in Karachi not in other parts of the country.

Q5: What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?


Firstly, I will think about my safety. I will prepare myself and inform the
securities agencies like ISI, army and police. There will also be a
physiological effect on me and I will change my behavior and daily routine as
well. I will also avoid to go on public places like parks.

Interview# 06
Shazia BS (botany)
Q1: According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
High level threat. We will avoid to go on public places, as we recently faced
a blast in Lahore so after that attack I never go to any park.
Q2: To what extent you think that terrorism is a threat to you and
your family?
When you talk about me and my family, Im of the opinion that there is a
moderate threat to all of us.
Q3: To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
Whenever I listen to news I get worriedbut normally not too much

Q4: What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting


Pakistanis most?
[Got confused] , I think suicide attack and chemical warfare.
Q5: What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
[Again confused and long silence] yes there is some but not too much. I
dont think about these things. We get conscious and avoid public places.

Interview# 07
Mehreen (IR)
Q1: According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
[Laughed] [didnt understand the question so question was asked once
again]

I dont think that there is any kind of terrorism threat to Pakistani


community, its our media that manipulates the reality. If we wish to controle
this thing we can. But in current situation there is a moderate level threat.
Q2: To what extent you think that terrorism is a threat to you and
your family?
[Laughing] As an individual I dont think there is any threat to me or to
my family and friends so low level threat.
Q3: To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
Im not worried about it because death is a reality, we all have to accept it.
Q4: What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
Bombing is the biggest threat in current situations, yes drone attacks were a
threat to us but they dont prevail anymore. I will place target killing on
second.
Q5: What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
There will be no effect on me I will be normal like always.

Interview# 08
Nasir Ali (HR)
Q1: According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
High level threat.
Q2: To what extent you think that terrorism is a threat to you and
your family?
By analyzing the current situations, I can say that the threat of terrorism
prevails on public places, as you can see that the government have banned
some public places so it shows the level of danger. Probing currently the
level of threat is high but this will decrease with the passage of time I think
higher level threat
Q3: To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?

When I watch some news channel, listen or read the newspaper then I get
stressed, because it is a hot topic to discuss on media now a day. But
normally I dont worry too much
Q4: What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
Suicide attacks are the major threat. Because its quite difficult to stop
these kind of attacks, look if a person came to some public place and carries
a bomb with him on his body, tell me how will you stop him?
Q5: What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
I will get afraid. I will not be able to do anything as that specific fear will
stuck in my head. My plans will also be changed, look, suppose for I
moment you have planned to go someplace but you came to know that the
place is under threat, will you still go there?

Interview# 09
Nabeela MBA (Banking and Finance)
Q1: According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
Its high I think
Q2: To what extent you think that terrorism is a threat to you and
your family?
To me and my family there is a moderate threat.
Q3: To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
I worry too much
Q4: What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
I think suicide attacks pose a high threat cause they are impossible to stop.
And also target killing has become a real threat as we saw in the attacks of
APS and Bacha Khan University
Q5: What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
Yes, there will be some. I will get conscious while doing something or going
to someplace Im too weak to face this kind of things. [laughed]

Interview# 10
Aqeel (BS economics)
Q1: According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
Its not too much, I think there is a low level threat.
Q2: To what extent you think that terrorism is a threat to you and
your family?
Not too much [thinking] I dont feel any kind of fear.
Q3: To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
Yes, I get worried to some extent but not too much.
Q4: What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
Target killing is the biggest threat.
Q5: What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
Ammm yes, it will change I will get a little rude, plans will be disturbed up
somewhat. It will get myself prepared for this kind of things.

Interview# 11
Ammad PUCIT (BSIT)
Q#1. According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
I think .. Moderate threat
Q#2. To what extent you think terrorism is a threat to you and your
family member?
Moderate
Q#3. To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
Normally Moderate level of worry

Q#4. What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting


Pakistanis most?
Aaaaan I would say Suicide Attacks
Q#5. What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
Definitely a person gets worried and I dont think Id change my daily
routine although my behavior will change. I wouldnt as such avoid it but
of course there will be mental distress but we have gotten used to it.

Interview# 12
Saqlain: PUCIT (CS)
Q#1. According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
I think the threat is moderate. Since we are an atomic power
Q#2. To what extent you think terrorism is a threat to you and your
family member?
Lower threat. Where we are living
Q#3. To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
Higher level of worry
Q#4. What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
I think Bomb Blast and target killing Mostly in Karachi
Q#5. What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
We got mentally worried. Consequently, it incites some feelings against
the country. And . Definitely change will come as much as behavioral
changes are concerned I will not be patriotic anymore

Interview# 13
Mariyam Majeed: PUCIT (BSIT)
Q#1. According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?

I think. Lower threat


Q#2. To what extent you think terrorism is a threat to you and your
family member?
Of course. If you step outside you can die that means threat cant be
denied
Q#3. To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
Of course its a worry something and Im worried very much
Q#4. What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
bomb Blast and explosives and Target killing too
Q#5. What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
I think it would have a very strong psychological effect and may be it would
change my routine.

Interview# 14
Maham PUCIT (BSCS)
Q#1. According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
I think it poses a higher threat on students and since students are the future
of Pakistan
Q#2. To what extent you think terrorism is a threat to you and your
family member?
I think there is higher threat.
Q#3. To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
Extreme level of worry
Q#4. What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
Nuclear attacks
Q#5. What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?

Firstly, I would be blank. (Indecisiveness) My mind would get stuck on that


threat. I cant avoid to go outside because its not practical but there would
be a mental alarm of threat.
Interview# 15
Zahra PUCIT (MCS)
Q#1. According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
It poses a higher threat because we are not making any effort to resolve
this. And if there is any effort on military level its response is directed
towards common people.
Q#2. To what extent you think terrorism is a threat to you and your
family member?
No one is safe in current conditions, I think maximum threat personally
Q#3. To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
Higher level of worry
Q#4. What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
I think.. Bomb Blast and drone attacks
Q#5. What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
Id go in blocking stage, (Indecisiveness). Mental Distress Behavior will
change.

Interview# 16
Zainab Pharmacy
Q#1. According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
Higher threat
Q#2. To what extent you think terrorism is a threat to you and your
family member?
Higher Threat. Everyone is facing the threat so are we
Q#3. To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?

Moderate level of worry


Q#4. What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
Suicide bombs
Q#5. What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
Psychological it would be very worse. I would get in a state of fright. And my
routine works will not be disturbed. Further Id have avoidance behavior for
shorter time but not for longer time.

Interview# 17
Khadija (Graphic Designing)
Q#1. According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
There would be higher level of threat
Q#2. To what extent you think terrorism is a threat to you and your
family member?
We are not safe in our homeland . so I would say higher threat
Q#3. To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
Obviously Im worried. People are dying so how can I not be worries
Higher*
Q#4. What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
Suicide Attacks [seemed puzzled]
Q#5. What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
I think Id get panicked that we are not safe even in our homeland. Id start
avoiding crowded places

Interview# 18
Q#1. According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
Higher level of threat

Q#2. To what extent you think terrorism is a threat to you and your
family member?
I guess. On the scale of 1-10 it would be 5 so Moderate level of threat
Q#3. To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
Higher level of worry
Q#4. What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
Target Killing I think..suicide attacks. and drone attacks
Q#5. What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
Id be scared and mentally distressed. I would avoid crowded places.

Interview# 19
Q#1. According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
I guess on a 5 point scale it would be 5 so.. Higher level threat.
Q#2. To what extent you think terrorism is a threat to you and your
family member?
It poses higher level of threat to me and my family
Q#3. To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
[Laughing] if we go to food street there is no security check so higher
level of worry
Q#4. What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
Suicide attacks [thinking]...and bomb blasts
Q#5. What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
As we see most of the terrorism is associated with religious people. So I
think it breeds fear towards those people creating a divide in the society

Interview# 20
Q#1. According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?

Higher level threat


Q#2. To what extent you think terrorism is a threat to you and your
family member?
There is uncertainty in Pakistan. So higher level of threat and no one is safe
but individually I guess I have a lower threat
Q#3. To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
Lower level of worry
Q#4. What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
Target Killing.. Suicide attacks
Q#5. What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
Id get blocked. Wouldnt be able to do anything. And Ill get angry that we
are not even secure in our homeland.

Interview# 22
Q#1. According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
Currently there is higher level of threat as compared to past
Q#2. To what extent you think terrorism is a threat to you and your
family member?
Higher level of threat
Q#3. To what extent do you worry about terrorism in Pakistan?
We got mentally disturb all the time whenever and wherever we go outside
all
Q#4. What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
Bomb blasts
Q#5. What would be the effects of terrorism threat on you?
Ill be mentally disturbed I think. I might also change my routine somewhat.
I will also get more conscious about my surroundings

Interview# 23
Q#1. According to you what is the level of threat that Pakistani
community is facing; low moderate or high?
Almost 50-60 percent threat to Pakistan. Specially higher threat to
Balochistan and Karachi which are hub of tradeSo Id say a moderate
threat
Q#2. To what extent you think terrorism is a threat to you and your
family members; low, moderate or high?
I think a higher level of threat
Q#3. How much do you worry about it?
If I talk in %age. Then 80-90% Im worried about itso Id say a higher
threat
Q#4. What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
Aaaa.. bomb blast are common and target killing too
Q#5. What would be the effects of terrorism threat to you?
Psychological effects I think. Well be more careful before going outside. I
might also start avoiding crowded places

Interview# 24
Q1: According to you what is the level of threat of that Pakistani
community may face low moderate or high?
Of course high level threat. But I dont think the government or even public
is fully aware of the threat. We are not taking it seriously
Q#2. To what extent you think terrorism is a threat to you and your
family members; low, moderate or high?
Terrorism is more of a threat to groups not individualsso I think lower
level
Q#3. How much do you worry about it?
Very much. I mean no one is safe in public places
Q#4. What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?

I cant say anything about it [after thinking] bomb blasts maybebecause


they cause a lot of damage
Q#5. What would be the effects of terrorism threat to you?
I will get worried and Id try to prepare myself for anything

Interview# 25
Q1: According to you what is the level of threat of that Pakistani
community may face low moderate or high?
I think moderate level
Q#2. To what extent you think terrorism is a threat to you and your
family members; low, moderate or high?
In my view no one is safe anywhere in Pakistan but lately the situation has
gotten somewhat in controlso currently I think moderate level threat
Q#3. How much do you worry about it?
Im Pakistani so of course Im worried very much
Q#4. What are specific types of terrorism that are affecting
Pakistanis most?
bomb blasts have become like a common thing in Pakistan
Q#5. What would be the effects of terrorism threat to you?
I will get more careful I think. And Ill also try to change plans like I will try to
migrate to some other country