PML-N’s Javed Latif booked on treason charge

Published March 21, 2021
Police on Saturday booked PML-N MNA Javed Latif on charges of committing treason. — Photo courtesy Javed Latif Facebook
Police on Saturday booked PML-N MNA Javed Latif on charges of committing treason. — Photo courtesy Javed Latif Facebook

LAHORE: Police on Saturday booked PML-N MNA Javed Latif on charges of committing treason.

A case was registered against the MNA on the complaint of a citizen, Jameel Saleem.

According to the first information report, the MNA from Sheikhupura allegedly defamed state institutions and delivered hateful remarks about them.

In a TV talk show, Latif had said: “If anything happened to PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz, the PML-N will not say Pakistan Khappay.”

Published in Dawn, March 21st, 2021

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