Punjab

Contempt of Court, Ahsan Iqbal Adjourned till June 11

A three-member bench of Lahore High Court on Tuesday heard contempt of court case against PML-N leader and former Interior Minister, Ahsan Iqbal.
Counsel of Ahsan Iqbal presented his response during the hearing of the case, in which he said that his client respects the court, and appealed to dismiss the contempt of the court petition.
The counsel of Ahsan Iqbal also appealed the court not to play footage of Ahsan Iqbal in the courtroom, on which was rejected by the court.Justice Atir Mehmood asked that have you (Ahsan Iqbal) told your companions too to respect the judiciary, what Daniyal Aziz, Talal Chadurhy and Maryam Aurangzeb said about the judiciary. Ahsan Iqbal had the choice to file plea over his statement in the Apex Court, but he did not.
Court scolded by the honourable bench for hearing a phone call in the courtroom, later the hearing of the case until June 11.