Former Chief Justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhary has responded to the allegations of his alleged involvement in rigging of elections 2013 by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan by sending a defamation notice of Rs. 20 billions. The notice was served through Iftikhar Chaudhary’s lawyer on Thursday July 24, 2014 in Islamabad.
The notice asks Imran Khan to tender appology for his inflamatery statement against former Chief Justice of Pakistan Iftikhar Mohammad Chaudhary with in 14 days failing to do so will result in filing criminal and civil cases against the PTI chairman for causing mental torment and defaming his name.
The notice states that Itikhar Chaudhary always worked to uphold the Constitution of Pakistan rule of law. Imran Khan’s accusation for former Chief Justice alleged involvement to rig the elections in 2013 to favor a particular political party has caused irreparable loss to Pakistan.
The notice demands a financial compensation of Rs20 billions if Imran Khan does not take back his statements against former Chief Justice with in 14 days.