A district court docket granted post-arrest bail to PML-N MNA Javed Latif in an FIR registered in opposition to him for allegedly defaming state establishments and for delivering hateful statements.
Latif’s counsel implored the court docket that his shopper had been implicated in a solid case merely to humiliate and embarrass him as he has nothing to do with this case.
The prosecution argued that the accused PML-N chief defamed state establishments by way of his statements on a TV present. The prosecution additionally argued that the bail plea of the accused be dismissed.
Police on March 19 registered a treason case in opposition to Latif for allegedly hurling insults on the state and in opposition to state establishments.
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The FIR was been registered on the grievance of 1 Jameel Saleem beneath sections 120, 120B, 153, 153-A, 500 and 505(I) (B) and 506 of PPC.
In the FIR, it was acknowledged that Latif hurled insults on the state, its establishments and its integrity, sowed the seeds of hatred within the minds of PPP and PML-N employees and unfold chaos and panic amongst folks by his assertion.
The PML-N chief had violated felony, nationwide and constitutional legal guidelines by making the assertion in opposition to nationwide safety and state establishments on a TV present. In the TV discuss present, Latif had stated: “If something occurred to PML-N Vice President Maryam Nawaz, the PML-N is not going to say Pakistan Khuppay.”