ISLAMABAD: Minister for Interior Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Thursday paid rich tributes to the former Chief of Army Staff General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani (Retd) and former Chief Jusitce of Pakistan Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry.
Speaking in the National Assembly on a point of order, he said both the officials had assumed the charges of their respective offices in very difficult situation.
The morale of Pakistan Army was down to earth during the tenure of former President General Pervez Musharraf (Retd). General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani re-organized the Army and put it on right track and make it a national institution.
General Kayani was a true democrat and had supported the democratic process.
Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad had also written history. There are a number of his detractors also. His erstwhile decisions could also be opposed but his epoch was a historic.
He urged the incoming Chief Of Army Staff (COAS) and Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) to continue upholding their respective institutions.