As being reported, Judicial Magistrate Ghulam Murtaza Virk of Lahore’s local court issued the written verdict regarding arrest warrants of singer Meesha Shafi and four others in the alleged Ali Zafar harassment case.
“Meesha Shafi and his co-accused filed an exemption from the court hearing. Meesha Shafi, Syed Faizan Raza, Haseem Mahim Javed, and Ali Gul Pir’s exemption has been rejected,” the written verdict said.
The court said that the accused did not satisfy and bailable arrest warrants of all four have been issued.
The accused can submit Rs50,000 surety bonds before February 8 and appear before the court, the verdict stated.
The court will hear the arguments on the acquittal of Ali Gul Pir in the next hearing scheduled for February 8.
Meesha Shafi had appeared before the sessions court Lahore on Jan 4, where Ali Zafar’s lawyer Ali Raza Kazim cross-examined her regarding the defamation suit he had filed against Shafi.