LAHORE: A plea has been filed within the Lahore Excessive Court docket (LHC) pleading the court docket to annul arrests of former president Asif Ali Zardari and Chief of Opposition in Punjab Meeting, Hamza Shehbaz Sharif, ARY Information reported on Thursday.
The Pakistan Folks’s Social gathering (PPP) co-chairman was arrested by the Nationwide Accountability Bureau (NAB) in faux financial institution accounts case whereas Hamza was taken into custody in property past means reference.
The plea filed by senior advocate AK Dogar pleaded has pleaded the court docket to annul the arrests of the aforesaid leaders.
“Based on NAB Ordinance’s part 24, the arrests made by the bureau are unlawful”, Dogar acknowledged in his plea.
The federal authorities and different establishments have been made respondent within the plea.
It could be recalled that Hamza, who appeared earlier than the bench to request an extension in his bail which expired on June 11, was arrested by a NAB workforce from the court docket premises following the dismissal of the bail.
In the meantime, former president and the Pakistan Folks’s Social gathering (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari was taken into custody by a NAB workforce from Zardari Home, Islamabad, following the Islamabad Excessive Court docket’s determination to show down his bail plea within the mega cash laundering instances on June 10.