ISLAMABAD: The Interior Ministry has knowledgeable the Islamabad High Court that American blogger Cynthia Ritchie will not be concerned in any anti-state or criminal activity and might keep in Pakistan until August 31 as per the regulation.
The report by the ministry was submitted to IHC in a petition looking for the deportation of the American citizen.
The ministry instructed the courtroom that Ritchie will not be concerned in anti-state and unlawful actions and the visa for foreigners was prolonged by the federal government until August 31. The IHC was knowledgeable that the American has already filed an utility looking for an extension in her visa and the choice concerning the matter might be taken after August 31.
The courtroom additionally directed the ministry to share the report with the petitioner.
‘Ministry tried to mislead the courtroom’
Former Punjab governor and lawyer Latif Khosa, whereas commenting on the report, said that the celebration was not glad with the doc offered by the ministry.
Khosa alleged that the inside ministry had tried to mislead the courtroom. The former Punjab governor additionally alleged that inside secretary was not taking motion in response to regulation. “The secretary inside ought to be pressured to take motion in response to regulation,” he mentioned.
Khosa mentioned the report had said that Ritchie’s visa was legitimate and likewise that she was not concerned in any anti-state exercise.
“We will prove that the visa is incorrect and also that she is involved in anti-state activities,” mentioned Khosa, including that the US blogger should be deported after being convicted.
Last week, IHC had requested the inside ministry to take a choice in response to regulation, on a PPP petition looking for to deport US blogger Cynthia D Ritchie.
The IHC additionally urged the ministry to determine upon Ritchie’s keep in Pakistan and the extension of her visa till July 15 after which inform the courtroom.
Ritchie accuses PPP management of ‘harassment’ and ‘manhandling’
Ritchie’s matter landed within the courtroom after the blogger in a video broadcast stay on Facebook a number of weeks in the past, alleged that senior PPP chief Rehman Malik had raped her whereas two others had “manhandled” her at a separate event.
She had said that the incidents occurred in 2011 when the PPP was in energy, and when the person she accused of rape had been a senior minister.
Ritchie had additional alleged that two different senior celebration leaders — a federal minister and former prime minister Yousuf Raza Gillani (who has publicly responded to the allegation) — had “physically manhandled” her when the latter “was staying the President House”.
سنتھیا رچی سے متعلق وزرات داخلہ کی رپورٹ سے مطمن نہیں ہوں،وکیل لطیف کھوسہ
وزرات داخلہ کی رپورٹ میں دورغ گوئی سے کام لیا گیا، چیلنج کیا جائے گا، وکیل لطیف کھوسہ
عدالت کو گمراہ کرنے کی کوشش کی گئی ہے، لطیف کھوسہ
سیکرٹری داخلہ قانون کے مطابق کاروائی نہیں کررہا،وکیل لطیف کھوسہ
سیکرٹری داخلہ کو پابند کیا جائے کہ قانون کے مطابق کاروائی کرے، لطیف کھوسہ
رپورٹ میں ہماری رٹ کو خارج کرنے اورغلط ثابت کرنے کی کوشش کی گئی، لطیف کھوسہ
رپورٹ میں کہا گیا کہویزہ بھی ویلڈ ہے اورکسی غیرقانونی سرگرمی میں بھی ملوث نہیں، لطیف کھوسہ
ثابت کریں گے کہ ویزہ بھی غلط ہے اور غیرقانونی سرگرمیوں میں بھی ملوث ہے، لطیف کھوسہ
سنتھیا رچی کو سزا کے بعد ڈی پورٹ ہونا ہوگا، لطیف کھوسہ
ہمیں حکومت پر پہلے ہی یقین نہیں تھا اسی لیے عدالت کا رخ کیا، لطیف کھوسہ