ISLAMABAD: Senator Nehal Hashmi on Friday was shifted to the hospital at Adiala Jail after complaining of chest ache.
Hashmi had been shifted to jail after he was sentenced to one-month imprisonment by the Supreme Courtroom for contempt.
He was additionally fined Rs50,000 and disqualified from holding public workplace for a interval of 5 years.
In keeping with jail officers, Hashmi’s well being had deteriorated and after complaining of chest ache he was admitted to the jail hospital.
The Supreme Courtroom had served Hashmi with a contempt discover following a speech to employees in Karachi final yr, during which he had threatened the prime minister’s unidentified enemies.
The three-member bench of headed by Justice Asif Saeed Khosa and comprising Justices Dost Mohammad and Maqbool Baqar introduced the 2-1 resolution on Thursday.
A dissenting observe was authored by Justice Dost.
Nehal Hashmi was taken into police custody from the premises of the Supreme Courtroom and shifted to the Secretariat Police Station and later Adiala Jail in Rawalpindi.