Benazir Bhutto murder case adjourns till April 23

RAWALPINDI: Former President Pervez Musharraf did not appear at Rawalpindi anti-terrorist court yet again during proceedings of the Benazir Bhutto murder case on Saturday.The Rawalpindi anti-terrorist court summoned all accused, including Pervez Musharraf for the hearing today.

The case was heard today ATC judge Chaudhry Habibur Rehman.

Pervez Musharraf has already been ordered to be present in the court for hearing of case twice, but today again he did not appear for his case’s hearing.

Therefore the hearing of the case was adjourned to April 23.

Benazir Bhutto was assassinated in a gun-and-bomb attack outside Rawalpindi’s Liaquat Bagh on December 27, 2007. She was killed after addressing an election campaign rally in the city.

The ATC had indicted Musharraf in the case in February 2011, and in August the same year he was declared a proclaimed offender and his property was attached because of his absence.