Today, Khaqan while talking to the media after a hearing at an accountability court in Karachi, said that the court announced the verdict on the plea for not holding the trial in an accountability court.
As speculations are on the rise over the International Monetary Fund (IMF) programme, the lender asserted that it is in touch with Pakistan’s authorities to pave the way for a board meeting before the financing programme expires at the end of June, Reuters reported.
Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Asim Munir on Thursday said that whatever happened May 9 — the day when violent protests gripped the country after Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan — was very sad and condemnable.
The Punjab police on Thursday arrived at former chief minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Central President Parvez Elahi’s residence in Lahore’s Gulberg area to arrest him on corruption charges.
An anti-terrorism court on Thursday allowed the handover of 16 suspects, involved in the ransacking and vandalising of Jinnah House, to the commanding officer so they can be tried under the army laws, as the country tightens the noose on the perpetrators of May 9 mayhem.