ISLAMABAD -- Islamabad High Court (IHC) Monday summoned a representative of interior ministry to respond a petition challenging ban on Ansar ul Islam, a sub-organization of Jamiat Ulema-e- Islam (JUI).
Chief Justice Athar Minallah said how the ministry could impose ban without hearing the JUI as the said organization was a registered entity.
He directed the ministry to satisfy the court that how a ban could be imposed on any organization or party without hearing it.
JUI's Lawyer Kamran Murtaza pleaded that Ansar ul Islam was part of JUI and it was not a private militia.
To which chief justice said but the members of that organization were carrying...