LAHORE: Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) cybercrime wing has booked e people including singer Meesha Shafi for their alleged involvement in a campaign against Ali Zafar.
On the order of the FIA, the special court filed the FIR against the suspects for a non-cognizable offense. “Prior permission from the special court is required by the investigation officer to arrest the suspects as it is a non-cognizable offense,” an official told Dawn.com.
Meesha Shafi, actor-host Iffat Omar, Leena Ghani, Fariha Ayub, Maham Javaid, Ali Gul, Haseemuz Zaman Khan, Humna Raza, and Syed Faizan Raza have been booked under section 20 (1) of the Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act 2016 and R/W 109-PPC.
According to the FIR, the suspects were summoned multiple times by the FIA cybercrime wing to present their defense, failing which granted a cause of criminal proceedings against them.