LAHORE: Former Punjab Police inspector Abid ‘Boxer’ appeared earlier than Further District and Classes Decide Rehmat Ali on Friday following which his interim bail was accredited.
The needed ex-police officer was arrested by authorities in UAE earlier this 12 months and introduced again to the nation.
Abid’s bail was accredited in a complete of 10 instances, together with three homicide and two theft instances.
He obtained bail after submitting surety bonds value Rs100,000.
The decide additionally ordered police to not arrest Abid till August 4
Speaking to the media exterior the court docket, Abid mentioned he’s extraordinarily joyful at returning to the nation after 11 years.
In a video message launched on Thursday (yesterday), Abid alleged that then Punjab chief minister Shehbaz Sharif had lodged false instances in opposition to him over a land dispute together with his uncle, following which he fled the nation in 2007.
On July 18, the Lahore Excessive Court docket (LHC) ordered the related authorities to provide the needed legal in court docket on July 27.
The orders got as appearing LHC Chief Justice Anwarul Haq took up the plea of Abid’s father-in-law, who has petitioned the court docket to order authorities to provide Abid in court docket following his reported extradition to the nation earlier this 12 months.
Abid, a former police officer, was reportedly arrested from UAE in February this 12 months and later introduced again to Pakistan.
In the course of the listening to, the deputy legal professional common knowledgeable the court docket that Abid has been introduced again to Pakistan.
The petitioner has expressed worry that his son-in-law will likely be killed in a pretend encounter and sought the LHC’s help to offer him safety and verify his actual whereabouts and well being situation.
In March this 12 months, the Federal Investigation Company (FIA) had knowledgeable the LHC that Abid had not been extradited to Pakistan by Interpol.
Throughout proceedings, the FIA had knowledgeable the court docket that Abid who had been arrested from Dubai on February 7 had not been introduced again to Pakistan.
Nonetheless, the media had reported earlier that the previous police officer accused of varied extra-judicial killings and different crimes in Punjab had been introduced again to Pakistan on February 20.
Incomes his nickname as a result of he joined the police pressure on a sports activities quota, Abid had a repute for his ruthless modus operandi and working above the regulation throughout the 1990s.
He was later charged for varied extrajudicial killings and corruption and was sacked from the police pressure. He had since been a fugitive and one of many nation’s most-wanted criminals.
In accordance with Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan, Abid used to kill folks on orders of then-Punjab chief minister Shehbaz Sharif and fled the nation when he found out Shehbaz was planning to get him killed.