Man who hoisted Afghanistan flag sent on judicial remand

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Staff Reporter

Peshawar

A Peshawar court on Saturday sent an Afghan national on 14 day judicial remand to jail in a case of hoisting Afghanistan national flag to provoke people. Police had produced the Afghan citizen in local court, arrested on charges of displaying his country’s flag for provoking general public.
He was asked to remove Afghanistan’s flag but he refused to do so, police told the court. The man named Naimat, presently residing in an area of Peshawar, was arrested on Thursday by officials over displaying an Afghan flag on a billboard near Board Bazaar area of the city.