ISLAMABAD- Supreme Court (SC) has been told that Railway Minister Khawaja Saad Rafiq had led the attack on apex court being president Muslim League Youth wing in 1997.
In a supplementary application filed by Shahid Orakzai, in the perspective of election petition against Khawaja Saad Rafiq it has been said that Khawaja Saad Rafiq had admitted before three judges of the court. He reached Islamabad from Lahore at 2pm at night by car and was sleeping in the room of his friend Halim Adil Sheikh in Sindh house when the incident had occurred.
His arrival in Islamabad till late night, reflects although he had not come along with other attackers in the buses of Punjab Tourism Development Corporation but he is required to explain, if he came to Islamabad by driving his car all alone or activists of youth wing were accompanying him. The court has to decide if he was asleep at 2230 hrs on Friday, November 27 , 1997 or he was leading those who attacked SC. The court should seek identification of others from him.