The Sindh High Court has barred the police from taking movement in opposition to the disputed vice chancellor, pro-vice chancellor and a former VC of Isra University Hyderabad.The three main educationists except others are nominated in an FIR registered in Dadu district and containing prices of criminal intimidation, rioting and fraud.
SHC Hyderabad Circuit Bench has positioned the respondents on be aware from July 19 and directed the National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) to unblock the automated country wide identification playing cards of the petitioners.
The counsel of the petitioners Prof Dr Umar Kazi, Prof Dr Ahmed Waliullah Kazi and Prof Dr Hameedullah Kazi apprised the court that the Kazi circle of relatives, that is the college’s founder, has been locked in a dispute with Prof Dr Nazir Ashraf Laghari over administrative manipulate of the varsity. Laghari additionally claims to be the VC of Isra and holds the executive manage as well.
Meanwhile, the Kazis control Karachi and Islamabad campuses.
The dispute began in 2020 and so far around a dozen suits have been filed in exceptional courts of law by way of the two facets seeing that 2020. The legal professional argued that the new FIR, lodged at PS B-Section in Dadu district on grievance of Ghulam Sarwar Mahar on April 28, 2022, was but every other try to pull the Kazi family in criminal cases.
He additionally apprised the court that the scrutiny memo of May 14, authored and signed by means of the Assistant District Public Prosecutor of Dadu said that the police themselves need to declare that FIR as ‘C’ elegance because witnesses aren’t helping the allegations. However, the worried civil decide and judicial magistrate neglected the police file and issued bailable arrest warrants of Kazis in June, 2022.
The equal judge ordered NADRA to dam CNICs of the Kazis on April thirteen. The FIR’s complainant claims of selling a plot in Hyderabad to Dr Umar Kazi on the rate of Rs5 million. Mahar alleged that the accused paid him most effective Rs500,000 and defaulted at the ultimate fee whilst all the time he was given threats now not to invite for money.
The petitioner’s lawyer informed the court docket that his customers do not recognise Mahar, who belonged to Pano Aqil, Sukkur. “The impugned order of the judicial Justice of the Peace is suspended with in addition observation that the petitioners must now not be arrested,” the SHC ordered. The court docket directed NADRA to unblock their NICs and put up a file at the subsequent date of listening to.
In the continued tug of struggle to wrest the executive manage of Isra University, each facets have dealt with litigation and the police cases. In one FIR containing prices of issuance of a faux degree, Prof Dr Hameedullah become arrested from his residence in Muslim Society, Hyderabad, on August 6, 2022. He blamed the police for subjecting him to intellectual torture and humiliation.