CJP Saqib Nisar takes suo motu notice over former Punjab University VC’s handcuffed picture

LAHORE: The Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, on Saturday took suo motu notice over court appearance of Punjab University former vice-chancellor Mujahid Kamran and other professors in handcuffs.

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On Thursday, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) arrested Kamran for alleged irregularities during his tenure.

The top judge took notice, after photos of the former Punjab University vice-chancellor in handcuffs went viral, while the case will be heard today at the Supreme Courts Lahore registry.

CJP has summoned NAB Lahore director general and the deputy inspector general (DIG) operations to appear before the court today.

Further, NAB Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal has also directed DG NAB Lahore to launch an inquiry into the case.

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