ATC extends pre-arrest bail of Chohan


An anti-terrorism court in Rawalpindi on Thursday extended the pre-arrest bail of former Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Fayyazul Hassan Chohan.

The pre-arrest bail of Fayyazul Hassan Chohan has been extended by the ATC Rawalpindi for five days. The hearing of Chohan’s bail plea was conducted by ATC, however, the politician did not appear before the court.

The counsel presented Chohan’s medical certificate to the court and sought his exemption from personal appearance for one day.

The ATC approved the exemption plea and ordered the accused politician to ensure his appearance in the next hearing. Later, the ATC judge Hamid Hussain adjourned the hearing till June 1. Fayyazul Hassan Chohan was booked for allegedly torching a Metro station.