LONDON – Supreme Court of Pakistan’s judge, who is in Britain to attend a seminar, was heckled by apparent supporters of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI).
The incident occurred as senior jurist Justice Minallah visited London School of Economics where he was invited by Pakistani students to share his views on ‘Future of Pakistan’.
The video clips doing round online show that alleged PTI supporters chased Pakistani judge while he was travelling outside LSE. Justice Minallah was soon rushed to safety by the event organisers.
In one of the clips, supporters of a political party can be heard chanting anti-army slogans while others push him to share his thoughts about the military establishment.
🚨🚨A group of PTI workers heckled Justice Ather Minallah outside LSE London where the judge was a speak on invitation by Pakistani students. Other guest speakers were @Razarumi and @Real_MZubair on the topic of ‘Future of Pakistan’. Justice Minallah was rushed to safety by the… pic.twitter.com/CIXNIb1d0s
— Murtaza Ali Shah (@MurtazaViews) February 3, 2024
Justice Minallah however kept his composure as he responded with ‘Pakistan Zindabad’ slogans.
Earlier, a group of PTI workers heckled several leaders of Pakistani Muslim League Nawaz.