Premiership not bed of roses: Nawaz Sharif

Premiership not bed of roses: Nawaz Sharif

The three-member bench ordered Nawaz Sharif and Maryam Nawaz to appear in person or via their counsel before the court during the next hearing.

The petitioner said PEMRA did not block these hateful and ridiculing remarks passed against the judiciary.

He drew the attention to Article 68, saying it even prevented the Parliament from criticising the judiciary and its decisions.

PEMRA's counsel told that the authority gave a verdict but the judge said that the petition was later dismissed by PEMRA on technical grounds.

The court placed a 15-day ban on speeches deemed to be contemptuous and directed Pemra to strictly monitor the content and ensure that no television channel should broadcast contemptuous speeches.

Commenting on a NAB references against him over construction of Raiwind Road, he said references should also be filed against him for building motorway and carrying out nuclear tests.

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It is the fourth full bench which decided the case as earlier three benches got dissolved due to different reasons.

Plaintiff's lawyer Azhar Siddiq Advocate argued that the anti-judiciary speeches of Nawaz Sharif, his daughter Maryam Nawaz are being on-aired on television channels that comes under contempt of court.

Maryam's counsel Amjad Pervez concluded the cross-examination of Wajid Zia, an additional director at the Federal Investigation Agency who headed the Panama case joint investigation team (JIT) which probed the Sharif family's assets previous year.

PML-N President and Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif called on his elder brother and party Quaid Nawaz Sharif at Jattiumra yesterday. "In case of a live transmission, no one can predict what a speaker is going to say".

"So the court's decision is correct, but it will still be hard to implement".

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