Khuram Masih, a Christian accused of blasphemy was under the custody
of police behind the bars and his bail petition is pending in next
date of hearing is 8 October 2012 in the court of Sayyed Mazahar
Ali Akbar Naqvi, a judge of the High Court.
Lawyers of the Legal Evangelical Association Development (LEAD), which
followed his case, said the 23-year-old man was physically worn out
but overjoyed that he survived. He has not stopped thanking God for
allowing justice to triumph.
On dated 5 December 2011 ,there was registered a blasphemy case FIR NO
1211/11 at Police Station Shahdara Town Lahore against one poor
Christian young man Mr.Khuram Masih was alleged of burning pages of
Quran and was arrested same day and put behind the bars,he was
physically beaten by police officials during the custody.
Lawyers of the Legal Evangelical Association Development (LEAD)
followed this case and filed bail petition in session court Lahore and
same was dismissed on dated 3 January 2012 by Judge Anjum Raza Sayyed
additional and session judge,second bail was filed in Lahore high
Court in which Sayyed Mazahar Ali Akbar Naqvi, a judge of the High
Court, ordered and gave direction of conclusion of trial within three
On dated 8 August 2012 again after passing nearly seven months Lawyers
of the Legal Evangelical Association Development (LEAD) filed bail
petition in the same court of Sayyed Mazahar Ali Akbar Naqvi, a judge
of the High Court.We are very hopeful that the bail will be granted
and he will be released very soon and be united with his family,same
as Rimsha Masih was released on bail.
The president of PCC of Lahore District and National Director of LEAD
Missionary Pastor and Advocate Mushtaq Gill urged to Pakistani
Government to take some strong measures against the abuses of
blasphemy laws against the Christians in Pakistan,he also requested
that make such a judicially policy that the accused of blasphemy laws
be granted bail till the final disposal of the case and it should be
made statutory right of accused of such religious offences and
blasphemy accused and also demanded that the trial such cases always
should be conducted in the Jurisdiction of High Court rather than
The Legal Evangelical Association Development (LEAD) request you all
to be part and partner of LEAD for this fight for the persecuted
Church in Pakistan.We are very thankful for your physical and
financial support for fiscal needs of LEAD.