Published: Thu, September 14, 2017
Global News | By Stacy Ballard

Contempt case: ECP issues bailable arrest warrants for PTI chief

Contempt case: ECP issues bailable arrest warrants for PTI chief

The ECP in its order said that Khan should submit surety bond of Rs 100,000 until September 25 to avoid arrest and also appear on September 25 for hearing in person.

Qadri, who was accompanied by PTI Chairman Imran Khan, lashed out at the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N), alleging its leadership's involvement in the 2014 Model Town incident.

Khan's counsel Babar Awan argued on Thursday that the PTI chief was overseas and had returned to the country just an hour ago.

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The returning officer from ECP directed Punjab chief secretary and inspector general (IG) to not approve any rally by any political party in the constituency. The counsel for Khan, Babar Awan, argued that the party chief was overseas and had returned to the country just an hour ago.

However, the petitioner's lawyer said that the ECP had ordered Khan to appear before it but he kept ignoring the directions. "Had he (Imran Khan) respected the institutions, he would have been present here", said the counsel, asking the commission to continue with the regular proceeding.

"Reacting to this, Imran remarked "[The] ECP does not have the authority to issue arrest warrants. The commission sought reply from the PTI chief Imran Khan by August 23.

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Babar Awan said Thursday the commission has asked Khan to post bail and appear before a panel on September 25 to answer charges he made indecent remarks about the body earlier this year, when he called it "biased".

However, the commission on August 10 declared that it had the legal right to hear the contempt case.

On this statement of Imran, Babar had submitted contempt of court petition against Imran Khan with the ECP. However, the PTI chairman in a TV interview later said that his counsel had tendered an apology in his personal capacity and that he had not apologised.

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