ISLAMABAD: The Adiala Jail authorities have been requested by the Islamabad Excessive Court docket (IHC) to submit a medical report of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Shehryar Afridi by June 2.
The directives have been issued by IHC’s Justice Arbab Muhammad Tahir whereas listening to a petition filed by Afridi’s brother difficult his arrest and looking for higher amenities for the previous state minister.
In right now’s listening to, the federal government’s lawyer knowledgeable the courtroom that Afridi has been included within the investigation of a case registered in Islamabad I-9.
Alternatively, the petitioner’s lawyer informed the courtroom that the PTI chief was being stored in a “loss of life cell” and urged that his consumer be stored in an “A category” jail.
The lawyer additionally known as for the medical check-up of the PTI chief.
The courtroom after looking for the medical information of Afridi, remarked that they may situation an applicable order. The listening to was then adjourned until June 2.
Afridi was arrested earlier this month by the police within the early hours of Could 17.
The senior PTI politician’s arrest got here after authorities launched a crackdown towards the previous ruling social gathering, which intensified following the Could 9 violent protests after the social gathering’s Chairman Imran Khan was arrested from the IHC premises within the Al-Qadir Belief case.
The previous PTI minister, in line with sources, was apprehended below Part 3 of Upkeep of Public Order (MPO) from Islamabad’s Sector F-8.