Islamabad: According to the recent media reports, Former law minister Farogh Naseem has asked the nation that COAS doesn’t need any assurance as he is a professional soldier.
COAS is a professional soldier
While speaking on Geo News’ programme ‘Aaj Shahzeb Khanzada Kay Sath’ here on Wednesday, Farogh cleared that ‘General Qamar Javed Bajwa was a professional soldier and he didn’t need any assurance and neither was he given any.’
He went on saying that the extension given to the army chief is an activity which had been followed in the past.
“The Army Act is from the time of the British, some things are old and some needed amendments.”
Naseem once again made it clear that,
“He’s a professional soldier and doesn’t waste his time in such matters. He’s an excellent human being and is doing a great job.”
The case regarding COAS’ extension is resumed today by the Supreme Court of Pakistan.
According to the latest reports, it has been decided that the court would first study the Army Act and rules in order to understand the legal point of view behind the appointment COAS.
The court has adjourned the case until Thursday morning.