Islamabad High Court remarks over the JUI - F Chief Fazalur Rahman Azadi March
ISLAMABAD - Islamabad High Court gives important remarks over the JUI - F Chief Fazalur Rahman Azadi March in Islamabad against the PTI government.
Chief Justice of Islamabad High Court (IHC) has remarked that there is a right to protest against policies not against democratic government.
Chief Justice Athar Minallah further remarked “ protest is a fundamental right of every citizen which cannot be abolished.
IHC chief Justice Athar Minallah expressed these remarks during course of hearing of a petitions filed by a local lawyer against Dharna by Maulana Fazal ur Rehman Wednesday.
Chief Justice inquired from the counsel what your request in this plea is.
The petitioner said that Maulana has announced Azadi March against government which should be banned.
Chief Justice inquired “ do you want to say that he has no right to protest. Citizens have right to protest against policies not against democratic government.
Any court of world cannot abolish right to protest, CJ added.