The current political crisis was caused by the undemocratic and authoritarian acts of Zardari government. No doubt, it has had many negative repercussions. However, looked at from another angle, it has had its positive aspects too .One of them is the fact that it has helped in illuminating the significance of independent judiciary and its worth for the cause of true democracy and rule of law to far greater number. That is what augments the contribution of the lawyers. The movement is considered by many sections of the society to be a great ray of hope for the cause of true democracy and rule of law in this country. Its success, according to them, will be a great boost democracy in future. -A.J. KHATTAK, Peshawar, via e-mail, March 1.