WITH NADEEM MALIK
TOPIC- YOUME ISHQ-E-RASOOL
GUESTS- TALAT HUSSAIN, DR SHAHID MASOOD
TALAT HUSSAIN TV ANCHOR said that the political and religious leaders were not present to lead the protesters. He said that most violent protests took place in Islamabad, Lahore, Karachi and Peshawar where mighty governments are present. He said that the leaders gave the call for protests but were not there to lead. He said that miscreants joined the protesters and vandalized properties. He said that Zardari, Nawaz, Shahbaz Sharif and Imran Khan were not seen. He said that leaders knew that the protesters will force them to take to American embassy and they were not ready for it.
He said that we should show solidarity with police that steadfast in front of such a huge crowd.
He said that we gave message to the world that the gathering of fifty or sixty thousand people can paralyzed the whole country. He said that every body knew that the turn out will be huge but the arrangements were not made.
He said that our intelligence agencies failed they have so much information but could not anticipate the intensity of the protests.
He said that the government is habitual to show its reaction too late after any incident. He said that now the blame will be leveled on agencies for the protests.
He said that Muslim head of states have to plan a strategy against blasphemy. He said that a church was put on fire in Mardan today which is very condemnable incident.
He said that more incidents of blasphemy will take place in the future to instigate Muslims.
DR SHAHID MASOOD TV ANCHOR said that there was no government writ in the country during the protests today. He said that it seemed that the youth was protesting against the system instead of the blasphemy film. He said that the political parties gave the call for protests but without any planning. He said that to turn off the mobile service is not a solution of any problem. He said that the affects of the protests will remain on the minds of the people for many days to come.
He said that on one hand the government was protesting to the American ambassador and on the other hand Hina Rabbani Khar was meeting with Hilary in Washington.
He said that he does not know how our country is being run.