Supreme Courts upholds true spirit of Islam: Sher Afgan
08 Aug 2005
ISLAMABAD, August 5 (APP): The Supreme Court of Pakistan has upheld the true spirit of Islam by declaring the Hisba as ultra vires of the Constitution.
Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Dr Sher Afgan Khan Niazi told PTV that the Hisba bill was full of controversies.
The Constitution of Islamic Republic of Pakistan has guaranteed and protected the basic Islamic concepts and SC judgement is in line with the provisions of the Constitution.
He said Hisba bill was an attempt for establishing parallel judicial system. Islam was the religion of peace and harmony.It does not advise the use of force while practicing its basic principles.