Hearing on transit remand adjourned for some time, Fawad Chaudhry’s medical…
Lahore (Daily Pakistan Online) The local court of Lahore adjourned the hearing for some time while directing Fawad Chaudhry to undergo medical examination. Fawad Chaudhry’s lawyers took a stand that the application is pending in the Lahore High Court, until the decision is made, the hearing on the corridor remand should not be heard.
Fawad Chaudhry was produced in Cantt Kachhari of Lahore and requested for transitory remand, Fawad Chaudhry requested in the court to provide me a copy of the FIR. Fawad Chaudhry’s lawyer said that they want to take the one-day transit remand and take them somewhere else, Islamabad is a four-hour drive from here, present it there, transit remand will not be made.
Fazal Judge inquired that Mr. Fawad Chaudhry, you want to say something, Fawad Chaudhry gave a statement in the court and said that I was blindfolded at night, I am a former federal minister and Supreme Court lawyer, should be treated with respect. The way he was arrested was not appropriate, he would have called me on his own, the whole of Pakistan is talking about the Election Commission.
During the hearing, Fawad Chaudhry’s lawyer said that Fawad Chaudhry’s hand should be opened while standing and put in one hand.
Fawad Chaudhry’s lawyers told the court that Fawad Chaudhry’s habeas petition is pending in the High Court, until the decision of the High Court comes, the court should not hear the request for remand. The judicial magistrate adjourned the hearing for some time.