Apr 25

Fake degree, dual nationality cases: Two former PML-N MNAs arrested from court

PML-N MNAs arrested from courtSAHIWAL/KASUR: Punishments on fake degrees and dual nationalities continue in country as two former PML-N MNAs, Rao Mazhar Hayat and Zahid Iqbal, have been arrested from court today, SAMAA reported on Thursday.

Former MNA Zahid Iqbal appeared before District and Session Judge, Mushtaq Ahmad, in Sahiwal to attend dual nationality case.

After completion of hearing, the court awarded punishment of one year and three months’ confinement to Zahid Iqbal and police took him in custody from the court. Zahid Iqbal had been elected MNA form Sahiwal’s constituency NA-162 on PML-N ticket.

At the other side, another former PML-N MNA, Rao Mazhar Hayat, appeared before District and Session Judge, Tariq Iftikhar, in Kasur to attend final hearing of fake degree case against him.

The court awarded two years’ imprisonment to Rao Mazhar Hayat and police arrested him from the court. SAMAA