He is accused of violating the court’s order during two television programmes
The Supreme Court framed on Wednesday contempt of court charges against PTI MNA Dr Aamir Liaquat Hussain.
The televangelist has denied the charges. The court ordered the prosecutor general to present evidence of his crime at the next hearing on November 29.
Liaquat has been accused of violating the court’s March 28, 2017 order restraining him from carrying out defamatory campaigns and conducting television shows in an unethical manner during TV programmes aired on March 7 and 9.
His unconditional apology and request not to frame contempt of court charges against him were rejected on October 30 and the court ordered to appear in person.
Justice Ijazul Ahsan said the court will look into the unconditional apology at an appropriate time. The hearing has been adjourned till November 29.