Islamabad(May 15, 2018): Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz(PML-N) leader Maryam Nawaz on Tuesday said in her statement that the Dawn leaks news regarding National Security Committee was correct.
Speaking to journalists outside accountability court, Maryam maintained that the then Information Minister, Pervez Rasheed Should not have been punished over the news leak. On October 6, 2016, a story regarding a meeting of top military officials was published in Dawn newspaper that caused a storm and heated things up.
In November a 7 member committee was formed to probe into the matter which was headed by Justice (r) Aamir Raza Khan. An inquiry report was presented to Interior Minister Chaudry Nisar that held Pervez Rashid, Rao Tehsin and Tariq Fatemi responsible for the leaks.