Former Senate chairman Nayyar Bukhari granted pre-arrest bail

ISLAMABAD: Former chairman Senate Nayyar  Hussain Bukhari and his son Jarrar Bukhari were granted protective bails by the district court on Friday.

The court further directed Bukhari and his son to submit bail bonds worth Rs 20,000.

Earlier on Thursday, a local court had issued arrest warrants of Nayyar and his son for thrashing a Policeman at gates of the District Courts in F-8 area.

Bukhari had on Wednesday reportedly misbehaved with the constable and then his son slapped him after he attempted to search the former chairman before entering the court premises.

Margallah Police Station had registered a case against them under Section 506, 34 and 353, 186 following this incident.-APP