RAWALPINDI:(APS)October 18, 2016-Minister for Information and Broadcasting Pervaiz Rashid has said the legal fraternity played a vital role in political struggle since the creation of Pakistan.
He was addressing a seminar titled “Right to Information” held under the auspices of Rawalpindi Bar Council in Rawalpindi on Tuesday afternoon.
The Minister said lawyers always confronted the dictatorship. He said founder of Pakistan Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah was also a lawyer, who achieved this country as a result of legal, political, and democratic struggle.
Pervaiz Rashid said addressing the Rawalpindi Bar Council is an honor for him as he has long association with the Bar.