Travel-ban: Hearing on petition challenging govt’s indemnity bond condition adjourned till Nov 15

Hearing on petition challenging govt indemnity bond condition adjourned till Nov 15
Lahore: Lahore High Court (LHC) on Thursday adjourned hearing on a petition challenging government’s condition of indemnity bond for Nawaz Sharif’s one-time exit has been adjourned till Nov 15.

As per details garnered, a two-member bench headed by Justice Ali Baqir Najfi began hearing the petition.

LHC issued notices to the federal cabinet while sought reply on the same.

Also, LHC has also issued notices to the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) in this regard.

Earlier today, advocate Amjad Pervez filed the application on behalf of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shehbaz Sharif pleading with the court to order removal of Sharif’s name from the ECL without any conditionality.

The federal government, the interior ministry and others have been named as respondents in the application.

The application maintains that former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has been granted bail on medical grounds; however the interior ministry has not removed Sharif’s name from the no-fly list.