Supreme Court Accepts Petition to Re-Open Rimsha Masih Case

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ISLAMABAD: The Apex Court orders to re-open the Rimsha Masih case.

 

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The Supreme Court has accepted the petitioner Malik Ummad’s appeal to re-open the blasphemy case against Rimsha.

Prior to this, the Supreme Court had turned down an appeal against Rimsha, annulling all the legal proceedings against her.

 

On Friday,22nd March, a bench of three headed by Justice Tasadaq Hussain Gillani admitted the petition to review the Islamabad High Court’s decision to the Rimsha Masih case. Whereas, the Islamabad High Court had acquitted Rimsha of blasphemy charges previously.