Minister orders probe into Zaidi's killing

24 April 2009
The Dawn

Islamabad: Federal Minister for Kashmir Affairs and Northern Areas Qamar Zaman Kaira has ordered the Northern Areas administration to constitute a judicial commission to investigate the killing of Syed Asad Zaidi, Deputy Speaker Northern Areas Legislative Assembly (NALA). Mr Kaira termed the assassination a conspiracy to disturb the peaceful atmosphere of the region and said the government was fully determined to not only trace the perpetrators but also to bring them to book.