Just wanted to save myself and my donkey, says child fruit vendor robbed by protesters

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A child fruit vendor, who had been attacked and robbed of all bananas on his cart by protesters staging a demonstration following a Supreme Court verdict acquitting Asia Bibi, on Monday said he just wanted to save his donkey’s and his own life.

Speaking to the media alongside Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry, the child fruit vendor said, “I was passing by when people gathered in the area stole all my bananas. I just wanted to save my donkey and myself and I don’t know who those people were.”

He further said, “My brother had given me those bananas to sell but some people stole them.”