Musharraf decides to vacate Army House

March 31st, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI  

Pervez Musharraf Islamabad, Mar.31 (ANI): Under immense pressure from different quarters, Former Pakistan President General (retired) Pervez Musharraf has decided to vacate the Army House within next few days.

According to sources, General Musharraf has informed about his decision to the Army Headquarter.

Musharraf,who is on a visit to China currently, has been occupying the official residence even after his retirement about fifteen months ago, The Nation reported.

Sources believe that his return to Pakistan was in doubt.Earlier, the Pakistan Ex-Servicemen Association (PESA) had demanded that Musharraf be stripped-off from all the special privilege he is being receiving from the Pak Army.

“It has been noted with apprehension and indignation that General Musharraf continues to occupy the Army House and enjoys the protocol and protection of Pakistan Army. He must be ousted from the Army House,” a statement issued by the association stated.

The Pakistan Government had declared the Army House in Rawalpindi as Musharraf’s official residence in November 2007. (ANI)

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