ATC, AC grant Imran Khan, Bushra Bibi bails in separate cases

ISLAMABAD:An anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Islamabad on Tuesday granted bail to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan in eight different cases- pertaining to the violence at the Islamabad Judicial Complex-till June 8.

ATC judge Raja Jawad Abbas heard Imran Khan’s petition for bail in eight terrorism cases. Meanwhile, an accountability court (AC) in Islamabad on Tuesday granted till May 31 protective bail to Bushra Bibi- spouse of Imran Khan- in the Al-Qadir Trust case involving £190 million graft charges.

The bail of Bushra Bibi in £190 million graft case expired on May 23. The Lahore Court High Court had granted Bushra Bibi protective bail in the graft case.

Accountability court judge Muhammad Bashir approved Bushra Bibi’s bail till May 31 against surety bonds of Rs500,000. The judge also took Bushra Bibi’s signatures to ensure the submission of surety bonds, before issuing a notice to the investigation officer (IO) of the NAB. Imran Khan and Bushra Bibi appeared before the respective courts.