Siraj wants accountability process impartial
LAHORE: Jamaat-e-Islami ameer Senator Sirajul Haq said that Chief Justice of Pakistan had shown the mirror to the PTI government, warning the rulers against misusing the accountability process for political engineering. The government must take seriously the CJ’s caution against “selective” accountability, he said in a statement on Thursday.
Siraj termed corruption the biggest hurdle to country’s progress, asking the rulers to first take action against corrupt elements within the government ranks before coming down hard against opponents. One year performance of the PTI government clearly indicated that it badly failed to impose its “anti-corruption” agenda, he said, adding that the PM was most vocal against corruption but he acted totally against his slogans. If PTI government was sincere in implementation of its “anti-corruption” agenda its action should have been impartial and across the board, he said.
He said the Supreme Court and the government had yet to