A sessions court Wednesday adjourned the hearing of a defamation suit, filed by actor and singer Ali Zafar against Meesha Shafi till May 30
LAHORE, (29th May 2019): A sessions court Wednesday adjourned the hearing of a defamation suit, filed by actor and singer Ali Zafar against Meesha Shafi till May 30.
Additional District and Sessions Judge Amjad Ali Shah conducted the proceedings wherein Ali Zafar’s five witnesses including two women, were cross-examined.
All witnesses stated that no incident of harassment alleged by Meesha Shafi took place during the jamming session held on December 22, 2017.
The court adjourning the further hearing till May 30 summoned remaining four witnesses for cross-examination.
Ali Zafar had filed Rs 1 billion defamation case under the Defamation Ordinance 2002, after being accused of harassment. He denied all allegations leveled against him in a statement by Meesha Shafi.
In April 2018, Meesha Shafi had accused Zafar of harassing her on `more than one occasion.’ It is pertinent to mention here that Flute player Baqir Abbass and singer Kanza Munir had already recorded their witness before the court.