London, Nov 7 (ANI): White House has denied having any knowledge or communication links with extraterrestrial life.
Phil Larson, from the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, also officially denied that they had withheld information from the public, the Daily Mail reported.
He even promised that the scientists are still searching for extraterrestrial life.
"The U.S. government has no evidence that any life exists outside our planet, or that an extraterrestrial presence has contacted or engaged any member of the human race," he wrote in a blog post titled 'Searching for ET, But No Evidence Yet'.
"There is no credible information to suggest that any evidence is being hidden from the public's eye."
"However, that doesn't mean the subject of life outside our planet isn't being discussed or explored."
Larson revealed that the government has undertaken several project to look for life beyond Earth
"In fact, there are a number of projects working toward the goal of understanding if life can or does exist off Earth," he added.
The blog post came in response to the two petitions launched by UFO enthusiasts, which indicted the government of covering up knowledge or contact with life beyond Earth. (ANI)