Cross examination and recording of statements of 4 witnesses of actor Ali Zafar have been completed in defamation case against singer Meesha Shafi in a local court.
The defamation case came up for hearing in the court of additional sessions judge Amjid Ali Shah for hearing Thursday.
The lawyers of Meesha Shafi questioned and recorded the 4 witnesses statements of Ali Zafar while 4 witnesses were cross questioned a day before. This way cross questioning of 8 witnesses from Ali Zafar side has been completed.
The court has summoned further if any witnesses for cross examination on next hearing. The witnesses said they were present in rehearsal session and no harassment had taken place with Meesha Shafi.
It is noteworthy to mention here that Meesha Shafi had succeeded in seeking relief from Supreme Court on May 14 during the course of hearing of defamation case filed by Ali Zafar against Meesha Shafi.
The Supreme Court had allowed recording of joint statements and the joint cross-examination of 8 witnesses in this defamation suit..
The court had directed counsel for Ali Zafar to file affidavits of witnesses within a week. Counsel for Meesha Shafi had sought time for one week to cross question the witnesses. The hearing of the case has been adjourned till June 11.