CAIRO: Spokesperson of the 50-member constitutional committee Mohamed Salmawy said in a press conference on Thursday that the committee will find a legal way to create a new constitution.
He added that the committee must not violate the constitutional declaration issued by interim President Adly Mansour on July 6.
Adly’s declaration stated that the committee will amend the suspended 2012 constitution.
Salmawy announced that head of the committee Amr Moussa will form a legal committee on Wednesday to discuss the possibility of drafting a new constitution.
He stressed that the new constitution that will be different from the 2012 constitution, and added that there are increasing calls from the members of the committee for the creation of a new constitution.