LAHORE: In an important step, the Lahore High Court (LHC) deferred the hearing of Imran Riaz’s recovery case for an extended term on Thursday.
During the hearing, the court asked the Additional Inspector General (IG) to carefully listen to the arguments made by the anchorperson’s counsel.
The Chief Justice, who presided over the proceedings, highlighted the necessity of information sharing and urged the lawyers to share whatever pertinent information they had.
In addition, the court issued an injunction instructing Imran Riaz’s father to cooperate completely with police authorities.
Imran Riaz Khan kidnapped
The senior journalist and anchorperson Imran Riaz Khan’s first information report (FIR) were filed in response to his father’s complaint.
According to the DPO Sialkot, the senior journalist’s kidnapping FIR was filed at the Civil Line police station.
He stated that abduction sections have been introduced against unknown persons and that a committee comprising IT professionals and police personnel has been formed to secure the journalist’s release.