Atta Ul Haq Qasmi Exclusive Interview – Full of revelations.
The Ex-Chairman PTV and writer Atta Ul Haq Qasmi has had a detailed interview with Samaa TV
Atta Ul Haq Qasmi has been a close aid to Nawaz Sharif and PMLN from the media perspective. He was appointed as the managing director of PTV.
Supreme Court of Pakistan has recently declared that appointment as illegal. Ishaq Dar was asked to pay the penaltiy but he refused.
Anyways, let’s get back to the interview. Here is what he has majortly talked about.
Opposing Maryam Orangzeb:
Atta Ul Haq Qasmi has said that Maryam Orangzeb is not loyal to any party. “I can openly say it to her mouth. She knew everything about the resignations”. Says Mr. Qasmi.
Supprting Pervez Rasheed:
Qasmi has openly praised Pervez Rasheed by saying that he took the burden. Everything that was falling over Nawaz Sharif, Pervez Rasheed came forward and took it on his shoulders.
He also revealed that I refused to become the Managing Director of Pakistan Television. I accepted it only because of Pervez Rasheed.
Talking about Nawaz Sharif.
Mr. Qasmi has a different opinion about the party of Nawaz Sharif. He says the ousted Prime Minister has been surrounded by the wrong people.
Talking about Nawaz Sharif, Atta Ul Haq Qasmi says I’ve written a letter to Nawaz Sharif.
He openly admitted about his love for Nawaz Sharif during the interview. Says I didn’t want to make anymore troubles for Nawaz Sharif so I stepped down.
The fine imposed on him:
He stands firm on his point of view. Says he won’t be giving a penny as a fine. I will be ready to go to jail.
What is there to achieve by sending a 76 years old man to jail. I don’t have the money to pay as that fine. I wouldn’t have paid even if I had it.