Sunday, September 19, 2021  | 11 Safar, 1443
Samaa TV
Facebook Twitter Youtube
HOME > News

Mufti Kifayatullah released from Haripur Jail, heads to Islamabad

He was granted bail by the Peshawar High Court

SAMAA | - Posted: Nov 1, 2019 | Last Updated: 2 years ago
SAMAA |
Posted: Nov 1, 2019 | Last Updated: 2 years ago

JUI-F leader Mufti Kifayatullah was released from the Haripur Central Jail on Friday afternoon. 

He will offer Friday prayers and then head to Islamabad to join the Azadi March.

The Peshawar High Court's Abbottabad Bench granted him bail on Thursday and ordered his release but the order didn't reach the jail in time. The mufti was arrested in Islamabad on Sunday after an order was issued by the Mansehra deputy commissioner.

The Mansehra deputy commissioner issued a notice in which it said he has ordered the arrest of Kifayatullah under Section 3 of the Maintenance of Public Order Ordinance. According to the deputy commissioner, Kifayatullah was arrested because he was collecting chanda, holding corner meetings and inciting the public to take part in the Azadi March.

The grounds for his arrest were:

He is acting in a manner prejudicial to public order, safety and tranquility

He posed a constant threat to the law and order, which may disturb the peaceful atmosphere of the district

He is indulging in activities to defuse the writ of the government, thus posing a threat to public peace/law and order in the district, thus creating hatred in the masses.

Follow SAMAA English on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.
FaceBook WhatsApp
 
HOME  
 
 

Tell us what you think:

Your email address will not be published.

FaceBook WhatsApp
 

 
 
 

MOST READ
MOST READ
Today’s outlook: Sindh schools, Green Line buses in Karachi
Lal Masjid on the path to a new controversy?
Lahore man strips, harasses woman at doorstep
Ex-bureaucrat shoots and wounds driver in moving car
All you need to know about Karachi’s new BRT buses
World Bank cooked the books, now what will Pakistan do?
PML-N’s Shehbaz Sharif lands in Karachi
 
 
 
 
 
About Us   |   Anchor Profiles   |   Online Advertising   |   Contact Us   |   Feedback   |   Apps   |   FAQs   |   Authors   |   Comment Policy
Facebook   |   Twitter   |   Instagram   |   YouTube   |   WhatsApp