ISLAMABAD, Might 20 (INP): Supreme Court docket of Pakistan on Monday issued directives to membership case of Aafia Siddiqui with different such instances of Pakistani nationals imprisoned overseas.
A 3-judge bench of the Apex court docket headed by Chief Justice Asif Saeed Khosa heard on case in search of return of Pakistani neuroscientist Aafia Siddiqui to the nation.
Because the listening to started, Legal professional Common apprised the court docket that Aafia was holding a gathering together with her counsellor after each three months.
To this, Chief Justice inquired the AG if it was attainable that the imprisoned Aafia might full her remaining jail-term in Pakistan.
The court docket then determined to membership her petition with these of different Pakistanis jailed overseas in hopes that it might create some optimistic improvement within the case.
It’s pertinent to say that Dr Fauzia Siddique, sister of Aafia, had filed a plea within the Apex court docket in search of authorities to be ordered to take provoke talks with the US for bringing again Aafia to Pakistan.
She filed her plea in accordance with Article 184 (3).—INP