Cleric suspended over pics


A HIGH-PROFILE Pakistani cleric who posed for selfies with a controversial model famed for her suggestive photos has been suspended from a senior government commit- tee, the country’s religious affairs ministry said, rebuking him for his behaviour. Mufti Abdul Qavi was removed last Wednesday (22) from the country’s moon-sighting committee which decides when the ongoing holy month of Ramadan begins and ends, according to a notification issued by the ministry. The suspension comes after he was widely ridiculed when social media starlet Qandeel Baloch – who is a deeply polarising figure in the country – uploaded the pictures earlier last…

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