Imran gets bail in prohibited funding, ECP protest cases


The Islamabad High Court on Tuesday approved Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan’s interim bail in Toshakhana case.

IHC Chief Justice Amir Farooq heard Imran Khan’s plea and granted interim bail in the case till March 9.

The bail comes hours after a local court in Islamabad issued non-bailable arrest warrants for PTI chief in the Toshakhana case.

Meanwhile An anti-terrorism court in the federal capital on Tuesday granted interim bail to PTI chief Imran Khan in a case pertaining to protests outside the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP).

ATC judge Raja Jawad Abbas announced the verdict after the former premier appeared before the judge amid tight security nearly after four months as he was recovering from the bullet wounds.

Meanwhile, a banking court has also approved his pre-arrest bail in the prohibited funding case. Special Judge Rakhshanda Shaheen announced the verdict. Earlier in the day, the PTI chief reached the judicial complex in the federal capital amid tight security and huge presence of party workers.