ISLAMABAD, June 03 (Online): PTI leader Shahbaz Gill could not be indicted in sedition, inciting public against state institution case.
The case came up for hearing in district and sessions court Islamabad.
Murtaza Toori counsel for Shahbaz Gill appeared in the court of duty judge Arshid Mehmood .
Murtaza Toori told the court that Shahbaz Gill is in US at present. He cannot appear in the court. Therefore, his exemption plea be accepted.
Prosecution Raja Rizwan Abbasi opposed the exemption plea of Shahbaz Gill.
High court had allowed Shahbaz Gill to go abroad for two weeks.
Shahbaz Gill has filed application in the court for extending the period of his stay abroad.