ISLAMABAD- Islamabad High Court (IHC) has ordered counsel for federation that the court be informed in writing how many petitions are pending hearing in Supreme Court (SC) against Protection of Pakistan Bill (PPB).

A single bench of IHC comprising Justice Noor ulHaq N Qureshi took up JamshedDasti versus federation case for hearing Wednesday. The counsel for federation raised objection over it and argued a constitutional petition is already pending hearing in SC against PPB. JI Amir SerajulHaq has also challenged this bill in SC. The hearing of the case was adjourned indefinitely.