Islamabad Court issues arrest warrant against Nayyer Bukhari


Arrest warrant of Senate former chairman Nayyar Hussain Bukhari has been issued on Thursday.while government has advised him to acquire pre-arrest bail in policeman thrashing case,

Bukhari thrashed a policeman on Wednesday after he attempted to search him before entering court in F-8. A case was lodged at Margalla Police Station while Inspector General (IG) Tariq Masood Yasin had ordered arrest of Nayyer Bukhari.

According to the source, two key members of the government have advised the ex-chairman of Senate to acquire pre-arrest bail.

On the other hand, police are deliberating over inclusion of Bukhari’s son in the case. According to the police, the person who thrashed the policeman on duty was Bukhari’s son, Jarar and not former chairman’s bodyguard.

Bukhari had claimed that none of his aides thrashed the policeman however; CCTV footage of the incident disproved the claim. Footage shows Bukhari shoving the security person and his ‘son’ then thrashed him.

Station House Officer (SHO) Margalla Police Station has ordered personnel to apprehend the felon.

Moreover, Khursheed Shah while talking to the media officials on Thursday sided with Bukhari and said that he will raise Nayyer Bukhari case in Parliament. He pointed out that a security person on duty could not be dressed in civil clothing.

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