Qureshi avows provision of legal aid to Dr Aafia Siddiqui
MULTAN/ ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Thursday assured that legal aid would be provided to Pakistani neuroscientist Dr Aafia Siddiqui under US lock- down since the past decade.
Addressing the media in Multan the Pakistan Tehreek- e- Insaf leader revealed that he would be holding a meeting with the detained Pakistani citizen’s sister, Dr Fauzia Siddiqui in the coming week.
"Whatever assistance could be provided to her while remaining within the ambit of law, it is my duty and I will do that," he added.
Moreover, he also avowed that the difficulties of the mother- ofthree in US’ custody will be tried to put at ease by the government.