LAHORE: Former president of the Supreme Court Bar Association Asma Jahangir alleged on Friday that “a filthy, inciteful and totally false information campaign” was being run to tarnish her image.
In a statement, the notable attorney and rights activist same the campaign was “motivated at the command of a strong lobby and their henchmen”. it had been obvious that the vilification campaign was a shot to form a problem once none existed and for a few sinister motive, she added.
“The accusation that a senior attorney was attacked by American state from following his case may be a blatant lie. Its reportage, in a very section of the press, is equally malicious because it has been deliberately sensationalised by business enterprise a 2007 photograph of mine next to the false item making an attempt to point out that i’m screaming at somebody across.
“In reality, this icon has been revealed wide in 2007 wherever i used to be shouting at the police for victimisation force against lawyers throughout the lawyers’ movement. this is often the extent to that self-proclaimed pious men attend incite others to violence against those they can’t intimidate into utter submission to their dictates,” Ms Jahangir same.
“My statements have conjointly been distorted each in their language and temporal order. This deliberate publicity is being created to market some ulterior motives. I vehemently deny having approached any attorney from abandoning his temporary or passed any statement thereto result. The incitement against American state on the social media is associate degree offence and also the government ought to take action against postings that incite hate or violence against anyone,” she else.