Non-bailable arrest warrants issued for Imran Khan

October 12, 2017
Samaa Web Desk

ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Thursday issued non-bailable arrest warrants for Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan, Samaa reported.

The warrants were issued in contempt of court case that is being heard by a five-member ECP bench headed by Chief Election Commissioner Sardar Muhammad Raza.

The bench has ordered authorities to arrest and produce Imran Khan before the commission on Oct 26.

Speaking to reporters, meanwhile, Imran Khan’s counsel Babar Awan vowed to challenge the decision in Supreme Court.

He said the commission can’t issue its verdict in a case which is subjudice matter before Supreme Court. – Samaa