Rulers upheld supremacy of law and constitution in Raymond Devis case: Aslam Bhootani
UETTA: Speaker Balochistan Assembly Aslam Bhootani has said decision in Raymond Davis case has proved rulers' belief in supremacy of law and their complete resolve to adhere to the law of the land and democratic norms. Talking to media men in his chamber Speaker Aslam Bhootani said court's decision in Raymond Davis case not only upheld the supremacy of law but also proved that democratic rulers instead succumbing to US pressure on the issue gave preference to public sentiments. It was a victory of rule of law and the rulers have proved that no one in the country was above the law, he said adding US employed different tactics to press Pakistan to get Raymond Davis released but country's democratic rulers did not succumb to such tactics and took all decisions according to the law and the constitution and all credit goes to the people and land of the law. Aslam Bhootani said that country's all laws are made by the elected representatives, saying decision in Raymond Davis case has also shun the nasty propaganda that was being carried out against Pakistan and Islam at international level. This decision will also help improve Pakistan's image on world level, Aslam Bhootani said. He said that Islam does not advocate extremism and allows everyone to spend his life at his own will and with complete religious freedom.