High Court sets Jamshed Dasti free

By: News Desk      Published: 12:32 PM, 13 Feb, 2020
High Court sets Jamshed Dasti free

The Multan bench of the Lahore High Court on Thursday granted bail to Awami Raj Party (ARP) chief and former MNA Jamshed Dasti till February 20.

In its remarks, the Lahore High Court said that the verdict by the district and sessions judge in Muzaffargarh has been declared as null and void. The court ordered the authorities to set Jamshed Dasti free immediately.

It may be mentioned here that Jamshed Dasti was nominated in two different FIRs of hijacking an oil tanker driver and oil theft. The district and sessions court had handed over the ex-lawmaker to police on four-day physical remand.