The Lahore High Court ordered the production of Fawad Chaudhary
LAHORE: The Lahore High Court has ordered the immediate production of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Fawad Chaudhary, expressing dissatisfaction over his non-production.
PTI leader Fawad Chaudhary expressed his anger that they could not appear before the Lahore High Court at the appointed time and the court ordered their immediate appearance.
The court ordered the immediate production of Fawad Chaudhary and the Advocate General Punjab expressed their ignorance about Fawad Chaudhary and took a stand that they do not know where Fawad Chaudhary is.
The court said it was upset with the response of the Advocate General Punjab and ordered the Assistant Advocate General to appear in his presence.
Fawad Chaudhary’s lawyer said that Fawad Chaudhary is being shifted to Islamabad and informed the relevant authorities about the court order but it is not being implemented. Fawad Chaudhary has not been produced by court orders and is in Islamabad police custody, he said. It is contempt of court for the police to say so.
Advocate General Jawad Yaqoob said that I should be given 30 minutes as I do not know exactly where they are.
Earlier, PTI leaders filed a petition in the Lahore High Court for the reinstatement of Fawad Chaudhry. The Lahore High Court, while appointing Fawad Chaudhry’s reinstatement petition, sent the habeas corpus petition to Justice Tariq Saleem Shaikh.
The court ordered Fawad Chaudhary to appear before the Lahore High Court.
Where is Lahore High Court lawyer Fawad Chaudhary? His lawyer Fawad Chaudhary said that he is in the service hospital.
It is to be noted that Fawad Chaudhry was produced in Cantt court for transit warrant. While accepting the plea of Islamabad Police, the court directed to first undergo a medical examination.