A particular court docket in Pakistan on Wednesday prolonged judicial remand of jailed former prime minister Imran Khan within the cipher case until 26 September.
The particular court docket newly shaped to listen to instances associated to the Official Secrets and techniques Act, 1923 Choose Abul Hasnat Zulqarnain carried out the listening to of the cipher case contained in the Attock Jail the place the previous prime minister is at present lodged.
Former International Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi was additionally produced in court docket on Wednesday following the completion of his 14-day judicial remand.
The 70-year-old chairman of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) occasion has been stored in jail since 5 August after his conviction within the Toshakhana corruption case.
His sentence was suspended by the Islamabad Excessive Courtroom (IHC) on 29 August, however he continues to stay in Attock jail within the cipher case. His remand has been prolonged until 13 September by a particular court docket within the case.
The cricketer-turned-politician is charged with the violation of the Official Secrets and techniques Act in reference to the leakage of a confidential diplomatic cable from Pakistan’s embassy in Washington.
The particular court docket listening to the case prolonged Khan’s remand until 26 September.