SC issued notices to media persons to appear before Lahore Registry
28 January, 2018
ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Saturday issued notices to specific media persons to appear on Sunday at Lahore Registry by 10am, with particular reference to the proceedings of Zainab murder case.
The media persons who have been summoned in-person included Hameed Haroon, Shakeel ur Rehman, Ms Rameeza, Fahad Hussain, IA Rehman, Mujeebur Rehman Shami, Kamran Khan, Kashif Abbasi, Hamid Mir, Mian Amir Mehmood (BPA), Sarmad Ali ( APNS) and Zia Shahid (CPNE).
A three-member, bench of the apex court, headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, would hear the case with particular reference to some specific details, revealed by anchorperson Dr Shahid Masood in his TV show.
It may be added that the chief justice, while taking notice of the TV show, had summoned Shahid Masood, who pointed out that Imran Ali, the accused in Zainab murder case, allegedly had 37 bank accounts besides a network.
The court had directed the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) to probe the matter in two days and submit the report before the bench during the next hearing.
On Friday, the apex court, however, issued a revised list, stating the instead of January 29, the instant matter would now be heard on January 28 at the Lahore Registry.