PTI moves IHC against Toshakhana, Al-Qadir Trust cases jail trial

ISLAMABAD – The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) founder challenged Toshakhana and Al-Qadir Trust cases jail trial against him in Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday.

The PTI founder and former prime minister filed two petitions against jail trial notification for Toshkhana and Al-Qadir Trust cases. National Accountability Bureau (NAB) chairman and others have been made party in the case.

The PTI founder, in his petition, took the stance that on November 14 a notification regartding jail trial of Al-Qadir Trust case was issued where in Toshakhana case, the jail trial notification was issued on November 28.

The former prime minister said jail trial notification were unlawful and based on malafide intention.

He prayed to the court to declare the notifications as null and void, besides ordering the court to halt the trial till his appeals are pending in the court.