Pre-arrest bail granted to Zulfiqar Mirza

01:33 PM | 9 May, 2015
Pre-arrest bail granted to Zulfiqar Mirza
KARACHI (Web Desk) - An anti terrorism court has granted pre-arrest bail to former Sindh Home Minister Dr Zulfiqar Mirza till May 19.

The former home minister's bail was granted against surety bonds worth Rs100,000 each in the three pending cases against him.

Earlier, Zulfiqar Mirza arrived at the ATC amid tight security earlier today (Saturday).

Three cases have been registered against Mirza under the Anti-terrorism Act 1997 over charges of attempting murder, attacking a police station and forcibly shutting down shops in a market in the Badin district. He is on protective bail in these cases till Saturday.

Mirza has been booked in two more cases for attempting murder and obstructing public servants from performing their duties.