Case registered against Ali Wazir on hate speech

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Staff Reporter

Peshawar

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) police on Tuesday registered a case against the member of National Assembly and leader of the Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement (PTM) Ali Wazir over hate speech and desecration of Pakistani flag. The First Information Report (FIR) reads that MNA Ali Wazir is involved in the desecration of Pakistani flag, hate speech and provoked people against the national institutions in his speech at a public gatherings.
Section 120, 121 and 153 of the constitution has been included in FIR registered by SHO Charsadda police. It may be noted that Ali along with nine others had earlier booked in an attack on an army check post in North Waziristan. The group of attackers was led by PTM leaders and MNAs Mohsin Dawar and Ali. A video of Ali Wazir provoking protesters to attack the check post also emerged.
Provincial Minister Shaukat Yousafzai has demanded of the National Assembly speaker Asad Qaiser to impose a ban on MNA Ali Wazir from attending NA proceedings. He said action must be taken against Ali Wazir over anti-state speech and provoking people against institution.