The Attorney General of Pakistan, Anwar Mansoor Khan, said that they would act on the verdict ruled by the court. It is not an issue as bill will be passed easily by simple majority.

Attorney General said that the verdict of the Supreme Court (SC) did not create issues for the government but it has given power to the federal authorities for legislation over the army chief’s extension.

AG Anwar Mansoor Khan further said that the decision for removal of legal flaws over the matter of extension to the Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa will be decided by getting a simple majority in the parliament. A bill will be presented in the parliament which the lawmakers will have it to be passed. The attorney general commented that the SC verdict is very clear for legislation over the matter with a majority in the parliament.

He further added,”The judicial verdict has removed all confusion over the issue. The top court has given six months to the federal government for lawmaking and it will pronounce its final decision in accordance with the law.”