Court puts 15 day ban on Nawaz, Maryam ‘anti-judiciary’ speeches


-File Photo

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday put a temporary ban on the speeches of ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter Maryam Nawaz, terming it as ‘anti-judiciary’, Aaj News reported. 

A three member bench headed by Justice Mazahir Ali Naqvi, ordered the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) to decide the complaints filed against former PM, his daughter and other PML-N Leaders in 15 days and abstain it from airing their speeches

The court will personally monitor the PEMRA ruling on the complaints filed, in the mean time no anti-judicial speech will be allowed to air, the court ruling said.