Minister claims security forces in Lahore attacked by GB police
ISLAMABAD: The knowledge minister Wednesday claimed the security forces from Gilgit-Baltistan have been “responsible for assaulting” contributors of Punjab police deployed to arrest Imran Khan from his place of abode in Lahore.
Marriyum Aurangzeb stated the police have been making an attempt to “enforce court orders” to detain Khan when the assaults took place. The executive of Gilgit-Baltistan, an self reliant area, is lately managed by Pakistan Tahreek-i-Insaf (PTI).
“PTI unleashed its goons along with Gilgit-Baltistan police to attack and challenge the writ of the police,” Aurangzeb informed a press convention in Islamabad.
Aurangzeb additionally stated her executive was once no longer concerned in the arrest makes an attempt and insisted that the police have been merely imposing the courtroom orders. The minister expressed her unhappiness with Khan’s “efforts to give the impression that the government was behind his arrest”.
She recommended the media to appropriately file the info in regards to the state of affairs.
Aurangzeb went on to explain Khan as a “cowardly person, a foreign agent, a Toshakahana thief, Tyrian’s father, and a criminal of contempt of court” who was once lately at the run from the police. However, she didn’t point out his title at once.
Furthermore, the minister rebutted Khan’s declare that he was once disabled and aged with a leg plastered, and that his lifestyles was once in risk. She advised that he was once fabricating those excuses to evade arrest.
The minister additionally accused the PTI chairman of the usage of ladies and kids as human shields right through the violent clashes out of doors Zaman Park.
Aurangzeb even introduced a duplicate of the warrant issued towards Khan and claimed that no less than 65 police officials have been injured whilst making an attempt to hold out the courtroom orders. She additionally insisted that the law enforcement officers have been unarmed.
She expressed feel sorry about over the location and advised that it might had been have shyed away from had Khan been arrested previous in accordance with courtroom orders. She recommended him to look ahead of the courtroom and supply rationalization, reasonably than resorting to violent techniques.
The minister demanded that each one voters must obtain identical remedy in the event that they violate courtroom orders, as Khan had allegedly finished. She also referred to as at the media to fact-check ahead of reporting on claims made by the previous top minister.
Aurangzeb emphasised that the warrants towards Khan have been issued by the courtroom, and that the police have been merely imposing them. She additional claimed that Khan’s political occupation was once over and expressed dismay, announcing that the present state of affairs was once a funny story to the law and courts.