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IHC orders to release PTI founder in £190 million scandal

IHC orders to release PTI founder in £190 million scandal
May 15, 2024 Web Desk

ISLAMABAD (92 News) - The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Wednesday ordered to release the PTI founder in the £190 million scandal.

Chief Justice Aamer Farooq and Justice Tariq Mahmood announced the reserved verdict. The court also furnish surety bonds worth Rs one million.

On May 14, the court had reserved the verdict on the completion of the arguments. However, the PTI founder will remain in Adiala jail despite being granted the bail. His sentence in the cipher and 'Nikkah during Iddat' cases has not been suspended.

On the other hand, the PTI founder has been acquitted in two cases of sabotage during the long march. The court has acquitted him for lack of evidence. The cases were registered at the Khana police station.