Posts tagged ‘Kazmis’

June 30, 2011

Hajj scam Supreme Court issues notices to respondents in Kazmi’s bail request

Earlier his bail application was rejected by the Islamabad High Court. PHOTO: INP

The Supreme Court on Thursday issued notices to respondents in the bail application filed by the former Minister for Religious Affairs Hamid Saeed Kazmi.

A two member bench comprising of Justice Nasirul Mulk and Justice Jawad S Khwaja heard the case and adjourned the hearings while issuing notices to the respondents.

Earlier his bail application was rejected by the Islamabad High Court.

The former religious affairs minister faces charges of corruption in the Hajj arrangements and the trial is currently underway.