If Musharraf doesn't appear than all VIPs should be given immunity: Ahsan Iqbal
LAHORE: Federal Minister for Planning and Development, Ahsan Iqbal has said that if Pervez Musharraf does not appear before the court than all the VIPs should be given immunity from appearing at court hearings – ARY News reports.
Talking to media here on Saturday, Ahsan Iqbal denied the allegations that the current Government is victimizing General (R) Pervez Musharraf. He urged the counsels of the former President not to drag an honorable institution like military into sinful deeds of a man.
The Federal Minister stated that if Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto, Nawaz Sharif, Asif Ali Zardari and Yousuf Raza Gillani can appear before the court, than why not General (R) Pervez Musharraf.
Speaking about Taliban issue, Ahsan said that talks are first priority of the Government, yet if it fails then the entire nation will fight against terrorism.