Pakistan: Imran Khan faces 37 instances throughout the nation, fees embody terrorism, blasphemy and sedition amongst others3 min read
Former Prime Minister of Pakistan and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan is dealing with a complete of 37 instances filed in opposition to him in several elements of the nation, reported The News International.
These embody litigation, police and Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) instances and in addition proceedings launched by the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) in opposition to the PTI chief. According to the litigation standing report of Imran Khan offered by Fawad Chaudhry, Khan himself is a petitioner in 19 instances, which have been filed in opposition to authorities departments and people.
However, there are a complete of 37 instances in opposition to Khan through which he’s instantly concerned. According to the report, a complete of 21 FIRs are registered in opposition to the previous prime minister out of which 11 have been registered in a single day on May 25, 2022 whereas eight have been registered on May 26. The remaining three FIRs have been registered on August 8, reported The News International.
It is essential to say right here that the offered listing doesn’t embody latest instances filed in opposition to Imran Khan. Out of the overall litigation instances, 5 are ongoing within the Supreme Court of Pakistan after being filed by Khan in opposition to the Federation of Pakistan.
In the Islamabad High Court, Khan has filed two instances in opposition to the Election Commission of Pakistan whereas two instances are registered in opposition to him in the identical court docket.
In the Lahore High Court, a complete of six instances are filed by Khan, 4 in opposition to the Federation of Pakistan whereas two in opposition to the election fee. However, solely two instances are ongoing in opposition to Imran within the LHC. A complete of three instances are ongoing within the Peshawar High Court, involving Khan, through which he’s a petitioner in just one case, reported The News International.
In the Islamabad District Court, there are three instances in opposition to the previous premier. The Election Commission of Pakistan is pursuing 5 instances in opposition to Khan, which embody overseas funding case, KP helicopter case, elimination of chairmanship case and contempt case for utilizing inappropriate language in opposition to the fee and chairman fee.
The Federal Investigation Agency has registered two instances in opposition to Khan and each are associated to the cipher. Further, in anti-terrorism courts, Imran is dealing with three instances. Only one case has been filed in opposition to Khan by the FIA Banking Crime Court Islamabad.
Earlier this week, the PTI chief had claimed on Twitter that 76 instances have been registered in opposition to him.
“My 76 cases and increasing rapidly include terrorism, blasphemy and sedition. In sedition case, neither the officer is named nor institution identified,” Khan had claimed.
The PTI chief had alleged the instances resulted from the imposition of a “bunch of criminals” [on the nation] who lack “intelligence, morality and ethics”.
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