ISLAMABAD: The bail for Rimsha Masih’s release was submitted to the additional sessions court in the alleged blasphemy case on Saturday. Rimsha, currently in Adiala Jail, is expected to be released soon.
News correspondent Qamar ul Munawar reported that Rimsha’s family and lawyers will to go Adiala Jail to submit the receipts and receive the girl. All other arrangements for her release have also been made.
On the orders of the Interior ministry, the additional IG has also been deployed for Rimsha’s secure release.
The next hearing of the case will take place on September 16, while the additional sessions court has ordered the IG Islamabad to appoint an honest senior SP for investigations.
Rimsha, a 14-year-old Christian girl, was arrested in a poor Islamabad suburb on August 16 and accused of burning papers containing verses from the Holy Quran, in breach of Pakistan’s blasphemy laws.