LAHORE: Police on Tuesday arrested an MPA of Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf (PTI) Nazeer Chohan from Race Course area in Lahore.
Nazeer Chohan is allegedly associated with Jahangir Tareen faction. Race Course police station officials said that he was arrested for interrogation into a case filed by Advisor to Prime Minister on Accountability & Interior Shahzad Akbar.
On the other hand, Jahangir Tareen Group members have expressed reservation over his arrest and decided to organize a power show on the occasion of hearing of case against him at the court.
Mirza Shahzad Akbar had filed the case against Nazeer for giving a controversial statement against his religious beliefs. Akbar said that he was a practicing Muslim and he believed in finality of the Prophethood, however the statement of the PTI leader had put his life in danger.