ISLAMABAD: The Special Court led by Justice Faisal Arab and three-member-bench on Wednesday announced that the next hearing in regard to the request to modify the jury of the Judges in Musharraf treason trial case will be announced on March 7, Aaj News reported.
The counsel of Musharraf Ahmed Raza Kasuri said that Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has been continuously threatening his client. He also mentioned that he along with Anwar Mansoor Advocate and Sharifuddin Pirzada are also receiving threats because of which we want the court to grant us disassociation from the case.
Ahmed Raza Kasuri also mentioned that he and his client is unable to attend the hearings of the court in such circumstances, whereas a secure place should be provided to them to continue the hearings of the case.
On the other hand, the opposition Advocate Akram Shiekh objected with the petition and said that the courts are obligated to work in even worst situations like wars.
Meanwhile, Justice Faisal Arab after hearing the arguments from both sides said that there is no such need of closing this case, only on the basis of receiving threats. “Even our life is on threat, but we are obligated to do our job and fulfill our responsibility.”, says Justice Faisal Arab.