ISLAMABAD: Previous Inter-Providers Intelligence (ISI) main retired Lt Gen Asad Durrani has filed a petition in the Islamabad Substantial Court docket (IHC) looking for contempt proceedings versus the inside secretary for failing to comply with a Feb 27 courtroom directive.
In his petition, the ex-spymaster said the inside ministry irrespective of lapse of three months was but to decide his illustration for assessment of its determination on his journey ban.
The Army Intelligence (MI) had penned to the interior ministry very last 12 months to place Gen Durrani on the Exit Regulate Listing (ECL) for co-authoring a book, The Spy Chronicles, with Amarjit Singh Dulat, a former chief of the Indian spy company Research and Investigation Wing (Raw).
On Feb 28, Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani of the IHC experienced directed the federal governing administration to make your mind up his illustration pending prior to the inside ministry for overview of the decision to place him on the ECL.
Military services spokesman Major Standard Asif Ghafoor addressing a press meeting earlier on Feb 22 experienced declared that the military court of inquiry had observed the ex-director basic guilty of violating military’s code of carry out.
His pension and other positive aspects had already been stopped.
Gen Durrani in his petition has requested the IHC to initiate contempt of courtroom continuing towards interior secretary Azam Suleman for not complying with the courtroom direction and purchase the inside ministry to decide the make any difference promptly.
Published in Dawn, June 25th, 2019