Imran Khan getting ‘B-Class’ treatment in jail, not allowed to meet lawyers, alleges party

ISLAMABAD: Former Prime Minister Imran Khan who’s incarcerated in Attock Jail after conviction within the Toshakhana case, is being given “B-Class” amenities by the Punjab Prisons Division, his lawyer and Pakistan tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) alleged, Daybreak reported on Monday.

The social gathering additionally alleged that PTI Chairman was not allowed to satisfy with the legal professionals.
“The jail authorities had been saved “completely at midnight” concerning the plan to shift Imran Khan to Attock Jail. They had been anticipating that the previous premier could be taken to Adiala Jail however they got here to know concerning the change of plan when the PTI chairman was introduced outdoors the Attock Jail,” Daybreak quoted an insider as stating.

Khan’s aide on authorized affairs Naeem Haider Panjotha mentioned the jail had been became a ‘no-go’ space for his legal professionals or native individuals.
The authorized crew mentioned they needed to get in contact with Imran Khan to supply him with garments, meals, and different mandatory gadgets and in addition get his signatures. The authorities didn’t enable a gathering with the PTI chairman and requested the legal professionals to come back again on Monday to get energy of legal professional, Daybreak reported.
“We informed them that we have to get the facility of legal professional in addition to different paperwork signed by Mr Khan with a purpose to transfer numerous functions and problem totally different [court] orders,” one of many legal professionals mentioned.
PTI spokesperson Raoof Hasan mentioned that the authorized crew was not allowed to satisfy Imran Khan because the jail administration “immediately refused to permit a gathering”, as per Daybreak.
Below the B-Class, the PTI chairman is entitled to books, newspapers of selection, a desk, a chair, a 21-inch tv, a mattress, clothes and jail meals, along with a rest room facility within the barrack he has been saved in, the official mentioned. He wouldn’t be allowed to get meals from outdoors, in response to Daybreak.
PTI Chairman has been allowed to get a lamp in case of suspension of electrical energy provide, apart from sanitary and washing amenities.
In the meantime, a gathering of the PTI core committee chaired by PTI Vice Chairman Shah Mehmood Qureshi demanded Imran Khan’s quick launch, claiming there have been “threats” to his life.
The assembly expressed considerations about holding the previous PM in Attock as an alternative of Adiala Jail and never permitting his authorized crew to satisfy him. The committee additionally questioned why it was the Punjab police that arrested Khan, and never the Islamabad police, Daybreak reported.
The PTI leaders additionally questioned whether or not Khan’s medical examination was performed as per authorized necessities and if it was then why the studies weren’t being shared with the social gathering and legal professionals.

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