PML-N MPA escapes attack

Qureshi escapes unhurt, car damaged by bullets.


Web Desk March 08, 2013
Qureshi escapes unhurt, car damaged by bullets. PHOTO: EXPRESS/FILE

MULTAN: Punjab Minister for Religious Affairs Haji Ehsanuddin Qureshi survived an attack in Multan on Friday, reported Express News.

The minister’s car was fired at by unidentified assailants. Qureshi escaped unhurt while his car was damaged by the bullets.

Speaking to media afterwards he said that he will not so easily be frightened. "I will not be scared by such cowardly attacks."

Qureshi reaffirmed his desire to fight in the upcoming elections.

Meanwhile, police told Express News that someone had thrown stones at the MPA's car which cracked his wind shield.

Qureshi served as Municipal Councilor during 1983-91 and as Member Punjab Assembly during 1993-97 and 1997-99. He is a businessman, who was elected for a third term in Punjab assembly during the 2008 general elections.

A member of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), he currently holds the portfolio of Minister for Religious Affairs and Auqaf.

COMMENTS (5)

DevilHunterX | 8 years ago | Reply

He doesn't need security. He has strong faith.

Syed | 8 years ago | Reply

Who is trying to frighten him and why? Could it be someone from SSP/LeJ/ASWJ?

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