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Mashal Khan murder case: SC stops Peshawar HC from forming JC

ISLAMABAD: The three-member bench of the Supreme Court headed by Chief Justic, Justice Saqib Nisar adjourned the hearing of suo motto case in the lynching of the student of Abdul Wali Khan University at Mardan, Mashaal Khan, till 27th of April.

The court which heard the case today restrained Peshawar High Court from constituting a judicial commission.

During the hearing the Chief Justice commented that he has no words to express over deep shock and grief over the incident. He directed that investigation into the case must not be restricted to recording of statements alone.