ISLAMABAD: The Badami Bagh incident was a misuse of the blasphemy law- Senators
The members of the Senate named the incident as an absolute abuse of the Blasphemy law, condemning the arson. They viewed the incident as an inclusive failure of the police to law enforcing agencies in terms of maintaining the law and order in the city. The Senators debated that the constitution of Pakistan assures equal rights for all the citizens of Pakistan irrespective of their religion.
The Senators expressed their views over an adjournment motion presented by Senator Mohsin Leghari and PPP’S Saeed Ghani.