Aasia Bibi Case is a legal matter, unfortunate army always dragged into every issue, says DG ISPR

ISLAMABAD: On Friday, Director General Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor said that the Asia Bibi case is a legal matter and it is unfortunate that the military is dragged into every issue.

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During an interview to the state TV channel, the DG ISPR commented on the case of Bibi, a Christian woman who had been sentenced to death on blasphemy charges, and said, “Bibi’s case was being heard in courts for the past 10 years.”

“It is a legal matter and it will be better if the law is allowed to run its course on the matter,” Major General Ghafoor added.

The DG ISPR further said, Religious parties staged protests against the Supreme Court’s verdict.” He added, “Dragging the army into every matter is unfortunate.”

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