Published On: Fri, Jan 17th, 2014
Published in Category: Islamabad

Kasuri lashes out at journalists, accuses them of practicing yellow journalism

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Islamabad: Former president Pervez Musharraf’s counsel Ahmad Raza Kasuri Thursday lashing out at journalists accused them of practicing yellow journalism and threatened that they need to be fixed.

Talking to media persons after hearing of treason case, Kasuri lost his temper over a question by a journalist that how Commando Musharraf is feeling now and is he too scared to come to court,

Criticizing the journalist of practicing yellow journalism he said, “you don’t seem Pakistani journalists but look like Indian journalists, you seem envelop-journalists. Shame on You. We will have to deal with you too”

Talking about Musharraf’s condition he said that American doctor of his client has warned that if Musharraf could face a sudden heart attack if he is not sent to US for treatment.

Kasuri said report of American doctor was submitted in the court seeking exemption for his client from today’s personal appearance.

He said, report of American doctor authenticate that Musharraf should be airlifted to US for urgent treatment or else he could witness a sudden heart attack.

The Musharraf’s counsel said, “It is known to the court and the entire world that Pervez Musharraf is ill, he is not a common man, the entire world knows him, he is ill and could not appear in the.”

Kasuri said the trial against Musharraf was ‘politically motivated’.

“It is a cock and bull story. The trial has been initiated by Nawaz Sharif because of the 1999 (coup) incident. He is taking personal revenge against Musharraf,” Kasuri alleged.

He said job of prosecutor was to help the court but in this case prosecutor was making complexity. Kasuri said that his client would be freed soon as allegations against him were totally baseless.

Kasuri said prosecutor wants to declare Musharraf as a traitor added that if chief of brave army is traitor then the whole nation is traitor.