SC summons 12 media persons in Zainab murder case


Supreme Court building in Islamabad-File photo


ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Saturday issued notices to 12 media persons to appear on Sunday at Lahore Registry by 10.00 am in the Zainab murder case.

A three-member bench of the apex court, headed by Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, would hear the case with particular reference to specific details revealed by an anchorperson in his TV show.

The chief justice, while taking notice of the TV show, had summoned the anchorperson, who had alleged that Imran Ali, the accused in Zainab murder case, had 37 bank accounts besides working for an organized network.

The court had directed the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) to inquire about the matter in two days and submit the report before the bench during the next hearing.