SIALKOT: PML-N’s activists roughed-up the man who had dowsed FM Khawaja Asif with black ink during a workers’ convention here today.
Ink-thrower Faiz Rasool, who said that he threw ink at the FM because his party had attempted to change the khatm-e-nabuwwat in the Constitution hurting feelings of millions of Pakistanis like him.
When the culprit was handed-over to police the FM pardoned him saying that the man was paid for committing the act: “I do not know this man. It appears my opponents had given him some money to throw ink at me but I pardon this man and will ask the police to release him.”
Commenting on the incident TV anchor Hamid Mir insinuated that the ink-thrower belonged to a religious outfit that was against all clean shaved politician.
Readers may recall that in one such recent convention a shoe was thrown at the Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal.