Parliamentary leaders reach consensus over extension of military courts


Parliamentary leaders have agreed to the extension of military courts for two years and the necessary legal proceedings for the extension will begin in the national Assembly Monday.

Addressing a joint press conference, Speaker National Assembly Ayaz Sadiq, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, PPP leader Aitzaz Ahsan, PTI leader Shah Mahmood Qureshi others said that the issue has been resolved and that the leaders have made their decision for the overall benefit and security of the country.