Islamabad: Federal Cabinet has decided to extend the terms of military court and the draft is being prepared in this regard
The government has tried to bring everyone on the same page with regard to this matter of extending the tenure of military courts. The courts were formed after the 2014 massacre of schoolchildren in Peshawar.
Ruling party will soon contact the opposition parties to disuses the mater to reach national consensus.
Towards the end of 2017, Chief of Army Staff Qamar Javed Bajwa had written a letter to then Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and complained the government for not forwarding any case to the military courts throughout an year. Opposition is now expressing concerns over the extension of courts.
Sources inform that Imran khan will chair the federal cabinet session where 26-point agenda will be taken up. In the second phase, the cabinet will review the names for removal from the Exit Control List (ECL).