Court: (CJP orders to restore CNIC, Passport of Musharraf)


ISLAMABAD:Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP), Justice Mian Saqib Nisar has ordered to restore the CNIC and Passport of former President, General (r) Pervez Musharraf.

Hearing a case regarding former President’s return to Pakistan at Lahore Registry of Supreme Court on Monday, he also ordered not to arrest Gen (r) Pervez Musharraf from airport to the court, on his return.

Earlier, during the hearing, the Chairman of NADRA told the court that former President cannot return to country due to blockage of his CNIC and Passport.

Chief Justice of Pakistan said that former President should return and face the court cases filed against him. He ordered to setup a court in two days, for a trial against Gen (r) Pervez Musharraf.