LONDON: Expressing concern over the alleged disappearance of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) social media activists, former prime minister Nawaz Sharif asked the Ministry of Interior to ensure their recovery. Speaking to media here on Saturday, Sharif said it was constitutional duty of the government to protect freedom of speech, including on social media. Suppressing points of view forcefully is deplorable, he said, adding that he strongly believes in the freedom of expression. Sharif asked the Ministry of…
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