The Model Town incident which resulted in the deaths of several Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) protesters along with scores injured was being investigated by a JIT
under the then IGP Punjab Arif Mushtaq some 15 days after the Model Town incident.
The appellant submitted that a LHC full bench had suspended the notification for new Model Town JIT
and stopped it from work.
The bench, headed by Justice Mohammad Qasim Khan and comprising Justice Malik Shahzad Ahmad Khan and Justice Miss Aalia Neelum, passed the orders on petitions, filed by former Punjab police inspector Rizwan Qadir and constable Khurram Rafiq, facing trial in the Model Town incident, against the new JIT
Earlier no JIT
asked this question from Sharif brothers why Mushtaq Sukhera was brought from Quetta to Lahore by sending plane.
Talking to the media at Allama Iqbal International Airport on his arrival from Canada on Tuesday, he said that the JIT
questioned Sharifs about their conduct, visited crime scene, conducted forensic survey of bullet holes, and raised vital questions about arms used in the incident.
Two members of a three-judges bench,Justice Malik Shehzad Ahmed and Justice Aalia Neelum stopped the JIT
to probe and annulled the notification of its constitution.Justice Muhammad Qasim Khan, who headed the bench, written a note of dissent over the verdict.
The new JIT
, constituted by Usman Buzdar-led Punjab government, visited the former premier at Kot Lakhpat jail and quizzed him for about two hours.
Zaidi had filed a petition seeking court's direction to the provincial government to make public the JIT
reports of Baldia factory fire tragedy, Uzair Baloch and Nisar Morai.
The Karachi-based lawmaker had moved a petition in the high court seeking directives for the law enforcement agencies to make public JIT
reports of Uzair Baloch, Morai and the Baldia inferno case.
The development comes nearly a fortnight after the first JIT
formed to investigate the youth's killing lapsed.
Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's younger brother and Punjab chief minister was on Saturday questioned by a Joint Investigation Team (JIT
) probing the high-profile Panamagate graft case against his family.
A three-judge SC special bench that is supervising the implementation of the April 20 verdict of the top court in the Panama leaks case formed the JIT