9 Granted Bail in Youhanabad Riots Case

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9 people arrested for allegedly damaging property in the Youhanabad protest have been granted bail by the Lahore High Court.

After granting bail to Riaz Masih, Nazir Masih, Tariq Masih, Arshad Masih, Asif Masih, Ishfaq Masih sons of Javed Masih and Tariq Masih, Namee Bhatti sons of Naseem Hayat, and Yousaf Masih s/o Mashooq Masih, Rs. 20,000 was demanded as surety bond.

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Advocate Tahir Bashir of CLASS had applied for the bail of 10 people but only 9 were granted bail and one person who had been accused of damaging the metro bus CDA machine was not bailed out.

The case was presented before Divisional Bench of Justice Mr. Anwar Ul Haq and Justice Shahbaz Ali Rizvi and explained that the accused had been falsely implicated in the case.