Pre-arrest bail



The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday accepted bail before arrest of convener Rehbar Committee and Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) leader Akram Khan Durrani, over graft charged. The hearing of the case was presided over by IHC’s divisional bench comprising, Chief Justice, Athar Minallah and Justice Mian Gul Hassan. Hearing arguments from both sides the court accepted bail before arrest of Akram Durrani. He was asked to submit four security bonds of Rs. 0.5 million, each. Earlier on October 14, Akram Durrani had failed to satisfy the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) team in an ongoing investigation in assets beyond means case against him.—INP