Uncertainty prevailed once again in Pakistan cricket after the Supreme Court scheduled a hearing on Wednesday of the petition that was filed by the government and the Board against the reinstatement of Zaka Ashraf as PCB chairman by the Islamabad High Court.
The turmoil in the Pakistan Cricket Board continued on Wednesday with a three-member bench of the Supreme Court suspending the Islamabad High Court`s earlier decision of reinstating Zaka Ashraf as chairman of the PCB.
The director general of Pakistan`s Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) has been summoned by the Islamabad High Court (IHC) following a petition by a woman that her husband had gone missing after being allegedly picked up by the spy agency.
Embattled former Pakistani military dictator Pervez Musharraf has challenged in the Islamabad High Court the recent rejection of his plea seeking to transfer his treason trial case to a military court.
A defiant Zaka Ashraf on Monday said that he was still the chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) despite a notification by the government, saying he would consult his lawyers as the decision to sack him violates the High Court order.
A Pakistani court directed the government to provide a bulletproof car to former Supreme Court Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry, saying even those who violated the Constitution were being given foolproof security.
There was more trouble for the suspended chairman of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), Najam Sethi on Friday when the Islamabad High Court (IHC) issued him a contempt of court notice for continuing to perform his duties in the board in defiance of court orders.
The Islamabad High Court has suspended the ad hoc committee of the Pakistan Cricket Board and issued contempt of court notices to the five committee members, which included the acting PCB chief Najam Sethi.
Accused of killing cleric Abdul Rashid and his mother during the Lal Masjid operation, Pakistan’s former President Pervez Musharraf has been re-arrested on Thursday after he was granted bail in three other cases by the country`s apex court, as reported.