Bench hearing bail plea of Agha Siraj dissolved for second time
KARACHI: The bench that was hearing bail plea of Sindh Assembly Speaker Agha Siraj Durrani has been dissolved for the second time today (Tuesday).
Sindh High Court (SHC) Judge Justice Saleem Jaisar refused to hear the plea, afterward, the bench dissolved. The matter was forwarded for further growth to the Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP).
Earlier, Justice KK Agha had excused himself from hearing the issue.
It is to be mentioned here an accountability court in Karachi had reserved verdict on assets beyond means case against Agha Siraj Durrani.
The speaker was arrested on Feb 20 from a hotel in Islamabad and was brought to Karachi the same night. On Feb 21, he was produced before the accountability court that sent him on a 14-day physical remand.