Court puts off hearing of sedition case against PML-N leaders

LAHORE: An anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Lahore on Saturday adjourned hearing of the case registered against PML-N leaders Mian Javed Latif and Marriyum Aurangzeb for making speeches against the state institutions until October 14.

The court again summoned both the suspects on the next hearing. Earlier, the defendants’ lawyers appeared in the court and requested it to adjourn the hearing.

Judge Abhor Gul Khan heard the case. On the last hearing, the police had submitted to the court a report on disposal of the case, which the court rejected.

An FIR had been registered against the PML-N leaders at Green Town police station of Lahore in 2022.