LAHORE: A politico-religious party of Pakistan, Jamaat-e-Islami (JI), Ameer Sirajul Haq has denounced the police firing and baton charge on the families of the missing persons in Islamabad; said this was a slap on the face of the elected rulers.
In a statement he said that it was the duty of the rulers to recover the missing persons but unfortunately, the government was least worried about them. nor did it care about he feelings of the families involved.
He said that the police brutally tortured the protesting families including Mrs Amina Masood Janjua and even slapped on her face. He said that even an enemy won’t treat the women folk like that. The Islamabad police should be ashamed of such a behavior which painted such an ugly picture of the country abroad.
The JI chief called upon the government to release the men and women arrested on the occasion and take punitive action again the police office responsible for the maltreatment to the women.
Meanwhile, the JI chief Sirajul Haq and Secretary General, Liaquat Baloch, have also condemned the bomb blast at a Karachi mosque resulting in deaths of five students and injuries to many others. They expressed their sympathies with the bereaved families.