Blue Area firing case hearing adjourned


Islamabad—Anti Terrorism Court (ATC) Monday adjourned hearing of Blue Area firing case till December 5. ATC Judge Syed Kausar Abbas Zaidi was on leave on Monday and the hearing of the case against accused Sikandar was adjourned without any proceeding.
It may be mentioned here that the arguments on section 540 could not be made during last hearing due to the absence of the prosecutor of the case.
According to the case, Kohsar Police Station registered a case against accused Sikandar and his wife in 2013 under Anti Terrorism Act (ATA) when he did firing in Blue Area besides having the area hostage for hours. The accused Sikandar also received bullet injuries and he remained in the hospital for months long treatment.—APP