Lahore: Jamait Ulema –e- Islam (JUI) chief Fazal-ur- Rehman has said that the Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has assured him to remove reservation on Women Protection Bill.
Fazal-ur- Rehman met the premier at Jati Umra and gave him briefing on women protection bill and expressed his reservation on bill. Rehman has requested the premier to amend the bill.
After the meeting, while talking to the journalist he said that the Chief Minister Punjab Shahbaz Sharif has formulated committee to amend the bill. He said that the premier has assured him to amend any act in the bill which is against the Quran and constitution.
“We called all religious parties meeting in Lahore to review the bill. We will review the different aspects of the bill and take a joint decision,” he added.