Imran Khan, a former Prime Minister of Pakistan, has been charged with homicide in reference to the loss of life of Supreme Courtroom legal professional underneath the Anti – Terrorism statute, based on his occasion.
Legal professional Abdul Razzaq Shar was shot and killed in a drive-by assault on Tuesday in Quetta, the provincial capital of Balochistan. He was en path to the provincial excessive court docket when he was the goal of the unidentified attackers.
Legal professional’s Son Filed Lawsuit
Siraj Ahmad, the son of Shar, filed a lawsuit on Tuesday, alleging in his first info report (FIR) that Khan, the pinnacle of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) occasion, ordered the homicide of his father.
The complainant knowledgeable police that he was receiving threats and that his father had filed a criticism in opposition to Khan, based on the copy of the FIR that the occasion gave. He acknowledged, “I identify Imran Khan within the FIR as a result of threats have been made in opposition to my father underneath his route.
In April 2022, after the joint opposition had moved a no-trust movement in opposition to the PTI authorities, Khan and former deputy speaker Qasim Suri illegally dissolved the Nationwide Meeting. Shar had filed a constitutional petition within the Balochistan Excessive Courtroom in opposition to them for top treason underneath Article 6 of the Structure.
Attaullah Tarar, an assistant to Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif, had earlier claimed that Shar was slain at Khan’s request to keep away from prosecution in a treason case. Raoof Hassan, a spokesman for the PTI, refuted the assertion and claimed that Rana Sanaullah, the inside minister, and Prime Minister Sharif have been behind the homicide’s preparation.
Individually, Khan was charged with fraud on June 6 at Islamabad’s Kohsar Police Station for utilizing phoney receipts to buy Toshakhana objects.
The case names Bushra Bibi, Khan’s spouse, in addition to his former aides Shahzad Akbar and Zulfi Bukhari and Bushra Bibi’s acquaintance Farah Gogi.
The complainant, an area watch supplier, claimed that Khan bought and offered the Toshakhana watch utilizing phoney receipts from his retailer.
The Election Fee of Pakistan (ECP), which additionally filed a felony case in opposition to Khan in a district court docket the place the PTI chief had already been charged, has already declared Khan ineligible within the Toshakhana case. Allegations that he offered presents from overseas dignitaries, together with a dear watch, and uncared for to report the earnings to the ECP are the premise for the prosecution.
Since being faraway from energy in April of final yr, Khan has been charged in over 100 cases across the nation.