SC Rejects Bail extension of Nawaz Sharif

ISLAMABAD: A Three-member bench of the apex court headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Asif Saeed Khosa rejects the petition to extend bail duration of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

The Supreme Court of Pakistan rejected the petition to extend the bail on medical basis, The bench also includes Justice Sajjad Ali Shah and Justice Yahya Afridi.

The Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice (CJP) Asif Saeed Khosa said: ” We cannot predict the about the future.”

“Doctors can comment better on his illness,” the judges observed adding, “This was part of the package that you can request for a bail extension after six weeks.”

Khawaja Haris told the bench that his client was suffering from kidney-related ailment as well as depression, and asked the court to extend the bail for eight more weeks.

Haris said health condition of his client is worsening and his heart problem cannot be treated in Pakistan.

The bail will expire on May 7, 2019 after which Nawaz Sharif will return to Kot Lakhpat Jail, Lahore.

Read More: Thai King Vajiralongkorn Marries Bodyguard

Follow INCPAK on Facebook / Twitter Instagram  for updates.

Recent Posts

  • Sports

Babar Azam outshines Virat Kohli as number 1 ODI batsman

In keeping with the latest ICC rankings, the star batsman and pride of Pakistani cricket…

2 hours ago
  • Islamabad
  • National

NCOC issues new SOPs for Ramadan 2021

The National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) has issued new standard operating procedures (SOPs) for…

2 hours ago
  • Entertainment

Netflix drops trailer for Zack Snyder’s Army of the Dead

Netflix has finally released the 3 minutes long trailer for its highly anticipated zombie heist…

4 hours ago
  • Islamabad
  • National

Govt decides to ban TLP under anti-terrorism law

ISLAMABAD: The federal government has decided to ban Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) under anti-terrorism law, said…

4 hours ago
  • Education
  • Information

Scholarships at University Della Calabria 2021-22 Italy

The University of Della Calabria has announced over 120 scholarships for international students for the…

9 hours ago
  • Business

Gold Rate in Pakistan Today – 14 April 2021

Gold Rate in Pakistan today for 14 April 2021 is Rs. 100,800 per tola as…

15 hours ago