Former military dictator General (r) Pervez Musharraf on Tuesday was handed death sentence in the high treason case against him.

According to reports, the court, in its short order, said that it analysed complaints, records, arguments and facts in the case for three months, adding that it found Musharraf guilty of high treason according to Article 6 of the constitution.

While everyone including members of the media, civil society and politicians had thoughts to share on the matter, people were very curious to know what Mehwish Hayat has to say on the matter given that she had earlier tweeted in favour of Musharraf and was brutally trolled for it.


Here’s what Mehwish had to say on the verdict.

Meanwhile, here’s what she had tweeted earlier:

Other celebrities who shared their thoughts on the matter included Shaan and Hamza Ali Abbasi.

Elan’s creative director Khadija Shah also expressed her disappointment on the court’s verdict.