Ayyan files petition seeking permission to travel abroad


KARACHI: Super model Ayyan Ali filed a petition in Sindh High Court (SHC) on Friday over re-including her name in Exit Control List (ECL) for the third time.


The plea submitted in SHC adopted stance that despite the decisions of Sindh High Court (SHC) and Supreme Court (SC) the name has been placed in ECL for the third time.

The petitioner asked the court to labeled the step as illegal.

Furthermore, the plea also requested that hearing on Ayyan ‘s contempt of court plea should be conducted on Tuesday.

Earlier, Ayyan Ali was restricted by the immigration officials from proceeding with boarding on the plane at Karachi airport and was not allowed to leave the country after her boarding pass was cancelled by the authorities.

Immigration officials stated that they cannot allow the model to leave the country until they get permission from Islamabad.