A full-bench of Lahore High Court headed by Justice Mazahir Ali ordered banning telecast and publishing of statements, activities and pictures of MQM chief Altaf Hussain in a case pertaining to sedition case against him.
The petition argues that Altaf Hussain used inflammatory speeches against the Armed forces that falls under sedition. The petitioner also requests the court to order registering of sedition case against Altaf Hussain.
The court also issued directions to chairman PEMRA to ensure that its order is implementation.
The court adjourned the hearing till Sptember 18 after calling record about Altaf Hussain’s nationality.