Jawad ul Hassan, admn Judge of AC took up the case for hearing Friday. Khawaja Asif could not be presented in the court due to his ailment. .Jail superintendent informed the court Khawaja Asif is admitted in hospital and he cannot be presented. Therefore, court should extend his judicial remand.
The court remarked Khawaja Asif had gone to Islamabad to cast vote in Senate polls.
The court inquired from NAB lawyer can the judicial remand be extended due to non appearance of the accused in the court. NAB lawyer told the court if the accused does not appear in the court for any reason then his judicial remand can be extended.
The counsel for Khawaja Asif told the court Khawaja Asif health condition deteriorated on his return from Islamabad after casting his vote in Senate polls.
The court while adjourning the hearing of the case extended judicial remand of Khawaja Asif till March 26.