SC orders ATC to hear model town massacre case on daily basis

LAHORE: On Saturday, Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar directed an accountability court to hear a case pertaining to the Model Town incident on a daily basis.

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Headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, a two member bench was hearing a petition pertaining to the Model Town incident at the Supreme Court’s Lahore Registry.

Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahirul Qadri appeared before the bench and requested that the top court constitute an impartial joint investigation team (JIT) to probe the incident.

Justice Nisar informed the PAT chief that on his request he has ordered the ATC to hear the case on a daily basis.

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