ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan ordered the Attorney General to consult Prime Minister Raja Pervaiz Ashraf and inform the court regarding NRO implementation case on Wednesday, DawnNews reported.
A three-member bench headed by Justice Nasir ul Mulk was hearing the case. The judicial bench has asked the prime minister to submit his reply on the issue of corresponding with the Swiss authorities.
During the proceedings, Abdul Basit, the counsel for Adnan Khawaja and Ahmed Riaz Shaikh, informed the court that his clients have been fired and paid the fine.
The court enquired, Wasim Sajjad, former AG’s counsel, if National accountability Bureau (NAB) has filed any reference against Malik Qayyum. Sajjad informed the court that former AG is under treatment in London, the details of which were verified from Pakistan’s High Commission.
The court’s order said that the previous prime minister was disqualified as he did not comply with the orders, hoping that Raja Pervaiz Ashraf will follow the orders.
The hearing was adjourned until July 12.