ISLAMABAD: An anti-terrorism court docket (ATC) on Friday granted bail to 6 attorneys within the Islamabad Excessive Courtroom assault case, Geo.tv reported.
Per the report, whereas the bail pleas of the six attorneys had been accepted by the court docket, the bail plea of the District Bar Affiliation’s Secretary, Liaqat Manzoor Kamboh, was rejected.
Per the report, the ATC granted bail to Sardar Najam Abbas, Irfan Chaudhry, Advocate Khizar, Advocate Umar, Advocate Shoaib and Advocate Afshan, whereas every of them was ordered to submit a bond of Rs50,000.
Up to now, the ATC has granted bail to 9 attorneys within the Islamabad Excessive Courtroom assault case.
In the meantime, the newly-elected president of the Excessive Courtroom Bar Affiliation Zahid Mahmood Raja, together with Liaqat Manzoor Kamboh, are nonetheless in jail.
Two different attorneys, specifically Asadullah and Zafar Khokhar, additionally utilized for bail, upon which the court docket has issued notices to the police to hunt their response.
Contempt notices served to 17 attorneys after IHC constructing assault
Earlier in February, contempt of court docket notices had been served to 17 attorneys by the Islamabad Excessive Courtroom (IHC) after they barged into the court docket premises and vandalised it.
On February 8, attorneys in Islamabad vehemently protested the demolition of their chambers by the Capital Improvement Authority (CDA) on the Islamabad judicial complicated.
A mob of attorneys smashed home windows within the chief justice block, chanting slogans exterior the IHC Chief Justice’s workplace. An evening earlier than, the CDA had demolished unlawful chambers arrange by attorneys within the premises of the district and classes court docket in Islamabad.