Mubashir Luqman files petition against Geo, Jang
LAHORE: ARY News anchor Mubashir Luqman has filed a petition in the Lahore High Court (LHC) to suspend the license of Geo News and the declaration of Jang newspaper on Tuesday (today), ARY News reports.
It is stated in the petition that Geo Group created hatred against a state institution by leveling pointless allegations and trying to defame it which is equal to committing treason.
It is further said in the petition that Geo and Jang Group have defamed Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) according to an international conspiracy. "No case was filed against the attack on anchor Hamid Mir nor was any investigation done but a wave of allegations were pressed", it was stated.
It is pleaded to the court to cancel the license of Geo News and order to file a treason case against Mir Shakeel-ur-Rehman and Mir Ibrahim.
Federal Government of Pakistan and Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) have also been made parties in the case.