Follow-up of Qurbani case against an Ahmadi
Sadhokey, District Gujranwala; October 2018: Mr. Shahid Hussain undertook Qurbani on Eid ul Azha on August 22, 2018. His neighbor reported to the police that Mr. Hussain had undertaken Islamic rituals. For this the police registered a case against the Ahmadi under PPC 298-C.
Mr. Hussain’s pre-arrest bail had been obtained; however on September 11, 2018 the additional sessions judge cancelled his bail. Later, his denial of bail was appealed in the Lahore High Court, and the High Court accepted it on October 11, 2018.
Under PPC 298-C Mr Hussain could be imprisoned for three years.