Former President, Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA), Asma Jehangir claimed that establishment is behind the SC's decision to arrest the sitting Prime Minister Raja Pervaiz Ashraf.  Talking to a private TV channel, Asma said that the SC's decision is against the Prime Minister and the democratic system in the country.  However, she said that if anyone does wrong then that person should be arrested irrespective of he/she is a Prime Minister.

She said that there is a deep relation between SC's decision and Dr Tahirul Qadri's address.