ISLAMABAD: The bail request of Lal Masjid cleric Maulana Abdul Aziz has been approved by an additional session court, Aaj News reported.
The cleric has been granted bail against a sum of Rs 5,000,000.
Talking to the media, Aziz said that he is against hate speech and sectarianism. He said that he wanted to forgive former President Gen Pervez Musharaf, and all other involved in laying siege on Lal Masjid, as forgiveness is liked in Islam.
The cleric is known for his fiery speeches which spread sectarianism and hate among Muslims.