LAHORE: Lahore High Court (LHC) has rejected the protective bail petition of Khurram Rasool on his non-presence. He is the former media coordinator of Prime Minister and accused in Rs.710 million fraud case, Geo News reported.
Earlier, Khurram Rasool had moved to Lahore High Court (LHC) for protective bail. He approached LHC for bail in LPG fraud case.
Two-member bench of LHC heard the petition and summoned NAB officials.
The NAB officials informed the court that Khurram Rasool is involved in Rs710 million LPG fraud case.
The counsel of Khurram Rasool said his client feared security risk. He asked the court not to dismiss the bail plea as he would take it back.
On this, the court remarked that whether he took the petition back or not the court rejects the plea of protective bail.
LAHORE: Former media coordinator to the Prime Minister, Khurram Rasool has moved to Lahore High Court (LHC) for protection bail, Geo News reported.
Khurram Rasool approached LHC for bail in LPG fraud case.
Two-member bench of LHC will hear the petition of Khurram Rasool.
On Wednesday, the Supreme Court had ordered the FIA to arrest the prime minister’s former media coordinator Khurram Rasool who is wanted in a multimillion rupee LPG scam. The apex court has ordered that Rasool be arrested by Jan 27.
During the proceedings, the CJ had remarked that if the allegations were proven right, then it would be the biggest crisis of the country as the prime minister and his secretaries were named in the case.