Special trial courts to be set up under Constitution: Rashid

pervaizzzzzzzzzzzISLAMABAD, Dec 26 (INP): Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid has said the proposed special speedy trial courts are to be established under the constitution after due legislation.

Speaking on a TV channel, he said the purpose of military courts established by martial law regime was to suppress democratic voices while the proposed special courts would ensure protection of rights of the masses.

He said these courts will deal with only specific crimes in a stipulated time.

To a question, Pervez Rashid said that the National Action Plan Committee would also ensure implementation of its decisions.

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