ISLAMABAD: Particular Assistant to Prime Minister on Data and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan on Saturday submitted one other unconditional apology to the Islamabad Excessive Courtroom (IHC) for her contemptuous assertion, ARY Information reported.
In accordance with the main points, Dr Firdous submitted her reply via her counsel Barrister Qasim Nawaz Abbasi within the excessive court docket.
LHC Chief Justice Athar Minallah had directed Awan to submit a written apology in contempt of court docket case by Saturday and set November 11 because the date for the subsequent listening to.
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She had been issued a contempt discover for criticizing the judiciary in her press convention final Wednesday. In the course of the earlier listening to, the court docket had accepted her apology however issued her a contemporary contempt of court docket discover for making an announcement relating to a pending legal continuing.
“I respect each court docket and decide of the nation and have full religion within the independence of the judiciary,” she mentioned.
The particular assistant additional clarified that she by no means meant to affect the case of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. “I even apologize if there’s an impression of influencing the case in any method,” she mentioned in her plea.