|Pak Army, govt using Malala attack for Waziristan operation: Fazl|
15 October 2012
Sukkur: Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam (JUI-F) Chief of his own faction, Maulana Fazlur Rehman Sunday said that the government and Pakistan Army were trying to make use of Malala attack in order to launch operation in North Waziristan.
Addressing a JUI-F public meeting in Sukkur, Rehman said that some people were playing politics on the Malala issue and trying to suppress the religious parties.
“Those who are asking religious parties to condemn Malala attack should first denounce attacks on seminaries,” he said adding that Malala was our daughter and attack on her was condemnable act.
Indicating towards MQM chief order to collect information of seminaries, the JUI-F Chief said that no one has the right to collect information of mosques and seminaries.
Fazl said that it seemed that Pakistan was made for abductions, killings and extortion. “Our law enforcement authorities are not able arrest the abductors.”
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