Two TLP leaders acquitted in provocative speeches case
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An anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Lahore Thursday acquitted two Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) leaders in provocative speeches case, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.
TLP leaders including Syed Zaheerul Hassan and Allama Farooqul Hassan were acquitted by the court.
The TLP lawyers — Shehzad Bhatti, Saleem Malik and Isra Chaudhry — presented their arguments in the court.
ATC judge Ijaz Ahmed Butter pronounced the verdict, acquitting the TLP leaders who had been booked for delivering provocative speeches.
Other accused including Allama Ghulam Abbas, Pir Qari Mehmood, Muhammad Umair and Dr Shafiq were still pro-claimed offenders in the case.
Reporter: Jamaluddin Jamali