PESHAWAR: A Peshawar court docket on Saturday despatched an Afghan nationwide on 14 days’ judicial remand to jail in a case of hoisting Afghanistan nationwide flag to impress individuals, ARY Information reported.
Police had produced the Afghan citizen in native court docket, arrested on prices of displaying his nation’s flag for frightening normal public.
He was requested to take away Afghanistan’s flag however he refused to take action, police advised the court docket.
The person named Naimat, presently residing in an space of Peshawar, was arrested on Thursday by officers over displaying an Afghan flag on a billboard close to Board Bazaar space of the town.
Judicial Justice of the Peace’s court docket had earlier given one-day remand of the person to police within the case.
An FIR was registered in opposition to him below part 153-A of Pakistan Penal Code, coping with prices of selling enmity amongst completely different segments of the inhabitants.
The police alleged that the suspect intentionally displayed the flag on the event of Pakistan Independence Day with a motive to create hatred and disharmony amongst Afghan refugees and Pakistani residents on ethnic grounds.