SAPM: (SC verdict will strengthen the fight against terrorism: Siddiqui)

ISLAMABAD: Special Assistant to Prime Minister (SAPM) Irfan Siddiqui has said that the Supreme Court verdict is a beacon of light and it will help strengthen the war against terrorism.

He said judiciary’s prestige has been enhanced as a result of this verdict. He said the decision will help eliminate the criminals who were awarded sentences.

He said the verdict was very important as it will discourage terrorists. He said delaying tactics cannot be applied in military courts.

He said the government had taken the decision of establishment of military courts by taking all the parliamentary parties into confidence.

Irfan Siddiqui said with the endorsement of the two Constitutional Amendments by the Supreme Court, the parliament will be strengthened.