LAHORE- Former Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) President Asma Jahangir has said sit-in politics promoted indecent culture, which would not benefit the country.

Talking to the media in Lahore, she said rhetoric heard in the country's politics especially at sit-ins are not in the interest of the country.

To a question, she said there was no need for someone to cry if one failed to get the desired mandate in the elections. She said lawyers' politics is based on principles and expressed hope that new bar leadership would be helpful in promoting culture of tolerance in the country.