LAHORE: Lahore High Court (LHC) rejected the plea of Geo and Jang Group to issue stay order against ARY News program Khara Such here on Friday, ARY News reports.
The petition, filed by Geo and Jang Group, was heard in the court today.
The court said that the orders cannot be issued until both parties of the case are heard. The court further remarked that it remains to be seen that how will ARY News respond to the allegations.
Lawyer of Geo and Jang group, while expressing stubbornness, repeatedly pleaded the court to issue the stay orders and said that the court is in a state of reluctance. The court replied that it does not prioritize between any person and institution and the verdict will be announced according to the law.
The court further remarked that the other party should also be heard as the petition has been filed against it.
The court adjourned the hearing till 30th December.