Army not involved in political crisis: DG ISPR

RAWALPINDI: The Director General Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), Major General Asim Saleem Bajwa said Friday that the army was not involved in the political crisis in the country.

During a news briefing, Major General Bajwa said the army had expressed its support for democracy and the constitution. He emphasized that the like any other Pakistani they were concerned about different situations and gave their input under the constitution.

The DG ISPR said the army acted as facilitator when asked by the government to do so. “It is a political issue and should be resolved politically. We are hopeful it will be resolved politically.”