Interior Secretary Syed Kamal Shah signed the treaty on behalf of Pakistan and Chinese Ambassador Luo Zhaohui represented his country. Visiting Deputy Foreign Minister of China Wong Yi and Interior Minister Lt General (retired) Hamid Nawaz Khan were also present on the occasion. After the ceremony, Hamid Nawaz said the treaty would help both the countries extraditing criminals and terrorists.
The Daily Times quoted Hamid as saying that the treaty would come into force from January 10, 2008.
When asked about the most wanted terrorists demanded by China, he said the intelligence agencies would prepare the list of the terrorists after the enforcement of the treaty.