A three-member bench of the apex court headed by Justice Jawwad S Khwaja heard the treason case against the former military ruler Pervez Musharraf. Justice Jawwad said that the court is hearing the case and will continue hearing the case, adding that point of view of opponent party would also come.
The counsel of Musharraf, Ahmed Raza Kasuri, in his arguments said that the new government has been formed so its point of view regarding the case should also be heard.
Justice Khilji Arif remarked that the steps taken by the military ruler in 1999 was endorsed by both the parliament and the judiciary so how come article six could be imposed.
Petitioner AK Dogar, who completed his arguments, said that imposition of emergency in November 2007 was not endorsed by the parliament, adding that the parliament could not endorsed any unconstitutional steps. Ikram Chaudhry Advocate will start arguments on the next hearing of the case.
Later, the court adjourned the hearing till June 24.