Maulana Adil's killing an attempt to stir sectarian violence: COAS

By: News Desk      Published: 01:51 AM, 11 Oct, 2020
Maulana Adil's killing an attempt to stir sectarian violence: COAS
Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa.–File photo

Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Saturday condemned the targetted killing of a religious scholar in Karachi.

According to a tweet posted by the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), media wing of the Pakistan Army, late on Saturday night, the army chief termed the murder of Maulana Adil Khan an attempt to foment sectarian violence in Pakistan. The tweet reads: "Expressing grief on assassination of renowned religious scholar Maulana Adil in Karachi, #COAS strongly condemned the incident and termed it an attempt to foment unrest by Pakistan’s enemies. COAS directed all out support to civil administration to bring the criminals to justice."