Former President of Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) Asma Jahangir on Saturday said that Mansoor Ijaz, a US citizen and central character of the mamogate scandal, was hatching conspiracy against the government on direction of someone else.

Talking to media persons in the Lahore High Court (LHC) premises after casting her vote she said that no one could repose trust in Mansoor Ijaz because some people were using him against the government for achieving their motives and everybody knows his past character against Pakistan.

She said that the institutions of the country should work within its limits for strengthening the country and conflict between the government and judiciary should be avoided.

To a question, she said that according to expectations of masses the government did not still fulfil its promises made with the people.

She said that annual polls being conducted in bar associations across the country was strengthening democracy in the bars and lawyers community get opportunity for election of their leaders.