RAWALPINDI, June 5 (TNS): Pakistan Muslim League (Nawaz) senior leader Captain Muhammad Safdar and former Member National Assembly and senior Vice President of PML-N Youth Wing Punjab, Shakil Awan met Sajjadah Nasheen Peer Naqeib ur Rehman and his son here at Eidgah Shrif.
Hanif Aabbasi was also present in the meeting.
PML-N leaders congratulated Sajjadah Nasheen for acquittal of his son.
Pir Hassaan Haseebur Rehman, the son of Pir Naqib-ur-Rahman, the custodian of Eidgah Sharif in Rawalpindi was released from jail after tendering unconditional apology in the court.
Pir Naqib-ur-Rahman said in his ‘clemency statement’ that “he was embarrassed and ashamed of what was meted out to Justice Sardar Tariq Masood and his family, and an FIR of the episode has been registered at Kaleki Mandi Police Station of Hafizabad and my son (Pir Haseeb) is languishing behind the bar. I, on my behalf, and on behalf my son, beg the judge and his family for clemency.”
Pir Naqib-ur-Rahman further said that “as recompense/penalty, I have deposited Rs0.5 million each at Eidhi Relief Centre and Faizul Islam Yateem Khana, Rawalpindi. I also seek forgiveness of the lawyers of the Rawalpindi Division over the episode”.