Attorney General Khalid Jawed hints at resignation?
*ISLAMABAD: Attorney General Khalid Jawed Khan on Monday said he was intending to resign after the Presidential Reference. *
AGP Khalid Jawed was addressing the full court reference over retirement of the Supreme Court’s Justice Maqbool Baqar, which was attended by all judges of the apex court, presidents of the Bar and senor lawyers.
“Justice Maqbool Baqar has an excellent judicial career behind. It will be injustice if Justice Baqar’s role during the PCO period not referred,” AGP said. “The dictator was not aware that he will be awarded punishment over breaking the constitution,” he said.
“Nowadays Article 06 being conveniently referred for use against political opponents,” he said. “The 2007 episode will have to be kept in mind for understanding the Article 06,” AGP said.