ISLAMABAD: The prosecution opposed a plea of Pervez Musharraf to dismiss the breach of structure case, in a particular court docket listening to on Wednesday, ARY Information reported.
A 3-member bench headed by Justice Tahira Safdar, listening to treason case in opposition to former army ruler.
The defence counsel pleaded to the court docket that the well being of former president Musharraf has deteriorated and sought a chance from the bench for his shopper to seem earlier than the court docket.
He mentioned the defendant was not able to present directions in regards to the case.
Prosecution counsel mentioned that the defence counsel himself has not direct info, neither now we have any supply to substantiate about his well being.
“We’ve accomplished our arguments,” prosecution counsel mentioned.
The court docket adjourned the listening to after the arguments of attorneys.
The court docket in a earlier listening to issued discover to the prosecution over a plea of the defendant to dismiss the case.
The prosecution counsel argued earlier than the court docket that the Supreme Court docket had dominated earlier that the previous president will likely be disadvantaged of his proper to defend if he wouldn’t seem within the trial court docket on Could 2 listening to.
Prosecution lawyer pleaded to the bench for rejection of Musharraf’s petition. Pprosecution known as the bench to annul the suitable of defence of the accused.
“The listening to couldn’t be adjourned over in poor health well being underneath part 9,” the counsel argued.
“Are you able to problem illnesses described within the medical certificates,” the bench requested the counsel.
“How can I problem if medical certificates is connected,” prosecution lawyer mentioned.
The Supreme Court docket had earlier mentioned that if Musharraf doesn’t seem earlier than the particular court docket on Could 2, he would lose his proper to document a press release underneath Part 342 of the Code of Felony Procedures (CrPC).
The court docket additional mentioned that in case of Musharraf’s absence on Could 2 listening to, the court docket ought to give its determination based mostly off the arguments of the prosecution.
Musharraf was indicted in a case for suspending the Structure by proclamation of emergency on Nov 3, 2007. He left for Dubai in 2016 to hunt medical therapy and hasn’t returned since.