An accountability court in Lahore has reserved its verdict on the acquittal plea of co-accused, Shahid and Chaudhry Sadiq, in the Ashiana housing scandal case.
The two cases were registered at Kalri and Baghdadi police stations
The verdict would be announced on October 21.
The court will conduct the first formal hearing of the case in the second week of October
Accountability Judge Muhammad Bashir announced this verdict
Justice Manzoor Malik of the apex court said that throwing acid is an extremely tormenting crime and asked how a woman will live her remaining life after being disfigured.
Khawaja brothers had filed petitions for their acquittal and also challenged jurisdiction of the court in the case.
The court had reserved its ruling in the case on April 26.
The court on Friday had reserved its verdict and was set to announce it today (April 30).