General Zaheer offers probe into PAT-PTI’s sit-ins plan

07:25 PM | 7 Sep, 2015
General Zaheer offers probe into PAT-PTI’s sit-ins plan
ISLAMABAD (Staff Report) - Former ISI Chief General Zaheer ul Islam has challenged those who had doubts about PTI sit-in last year and has offered a through probe into the issue.

Talking to a private TV channel on eve of Defence Day, he said time has come to hold a probe into the matter so that the truth comes out.

It is pertinent to mention here that Defence Minister Khawaja Asif had finally named former DG ISI General Zaheerul Islam for his role in destabilising the PML-N gvernment during last year’s Pakistan Awami Tehrik (PAT) and Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) sit-ins.

Asif had claimed that General Zaheer had pushed the “London Plan” conspiracy against the government.

Asif had further claimed that the 2014 London Plan against the government was the collective work of two successive ISI Chiefs i.e. Lieutenant General (R) Shuja Pasha and Lieutenant General (R) Zaheerul Islam.

The defence minister said that because of his role against the elected government General Zaheerul Islam had hurt the national interest.

Khawaja Asif said that General Zaheer had a grudge against the government and to settle his personal grudge, he hurt the national interest.