Faizabad sit-in: ATC shelves three cases against Rizvi, others

16 Apr, 2018 5:48 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – An anti-terrorism court shelved on Monday three cases against Khadim Rizvi and others over their involvement in several cases of violence, including an attack on a police check post, during the Faizabad sit-in last year.

Anti-Terrorism Court Judge Shahrukh Arjumand heard the cases against the leaders of the religious party and halted the court proceedings on request filed by the prosecution. The prosecutor, in the request, mentioned that the police are investigating cases from scratch.

The police report stated cases are being re-investigated adding that the police will file a new charge-sheet after the completion of the investigation.

The prosecutor requested the court to halt the proceedings till the new challan is filed. The court approved the prosecution’s petition and postponed the case indefinitely.

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