“It’s become normal to publish fake news to hit the headlines. The case of Asia Bibi is a delicate matter and it was extremely irresponsible to write she had left the country without any confirmation”. This has been written on Twitter by Pakistan’s Minister of Information, Fawad Chaudhry, about the release of Asia Bibi.
It has become a norm to publish fake news for sake of headlines, #AsiaBibi case is sensitive issue it was extremely irresponsible to publish news of her leaving the country without confirmation, I strongly urge section of media to act responsible
— Ch Fawad Hussain (@fawadchaudhry) November 8, 2018
And the spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Muhammad Faisal, denies the news that the woman left the country: “She’s still in Pakistan”.