Court extends Imran Khan’s interim bail till Dec 19

The Islamabad Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) has extended the interim bail of former prime minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan till Dec 19.

Khan is facing charges for staging a protest against the decision of the Election Commission of Pakistan regarding his disqualification. Imran Khan’s advocate Babar Awan requested the court to grant an exemption to his client from appearing in today’s hearing as he is in Lahore. ATC Judge Raja Jawad Abbas accepted the plea as well.