Imran's lawyer Naeem Bokhari suffers multiple injuries in London

Published: May 2, 2018
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Naeem Bokhari during a press conference in Islamabad on June 18, 2016. PHOTO: PTI

Naeem Bokhari during a press conference in Islamabad on June 18, 2016. PHOTO: PTI

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan’s counsel, Naeem Bokhari, suffered multiple injuries including fractured ribs and blows to the head in London, spokesperson Fawad Chaudhry confirmed on Wednesday.

In a tweet, Fawad informed that Bokhari fell on the platform of a London underground station. “Mr Bokhari experienced a fall. This has resulted in an injury to the head, as well fractured ribs,” he tweeted.

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Fawad also confirmed that Bokhari’s condition is stable. Imran’s leading lawyer has been on the forefront of all cases filed against the PTI chief.

Bokhari, a prominent lawyer and television host, joined PTI in 2016. He represented Imran in all high-profile disqualification cases in the Supreme Court. He also led the party’s legal team for the Panama Papers case against ousted premier Nawaz Sharif.

On April 4, Bokhari apologised to the chief justice on Wednesday for his remarks regarding the latter’s photograph with air hostesses, Express News reported.

During court proceedings in a case being heard by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar, PTI member Bokhari offered a verbal apology to the country’s top judge for expressing his reservation on his photo with Pakistan International Airline (PIA) air hostesses.

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Recalling his controversial statements from the past, where he had maintained that a lawyer never loses a case but it is the petitioner who loses it, Bukhari said these comments became a topic of media debate last year.

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Reader Comments (4)

  • Mohammad Ayub
    May 2, 2018 - 9:21PM

    I Pray for Mr Naim Bukhari sahib who was once a volunteer at our H.O Lahore. He visit our FPAP Branch to Mardan in early 80’s. He delivered the best speech in Govt College Mardan Hall to the student inspiring and unpresedented.
    .May Allah give him recovery soon. And long life he is a man whom I saw laughing all time.
    I am his best fan.
    Allah Pak protect him from all evils of the time.Recommend

  • Imran Igra
    May 3, 2018 - 1:49AM

    Thousands of Pakistanis currently residing in the United States are anxiously waiting for his arrival on May 03, 2018. He is scheduled to host events in New York, New Jersey, Washington DC, Houston Texas, Los Angelas, California and then over to Canada for some more Fundraising events for Namal University. His fans are saddened by this unfortunate incident and we are all praying for his expedited recovery. God bless him. He is a mentor and an asset to us all. Recommend

  • Kashif Naqvi
    May 3, 2018 - 7:55AM

    Was probably drunkRecommend

  • Maaz Ahmad
    May 4, 2018 - 4:57PM

    May he gets well soon. Recommend

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