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Court bars Qadeer from issuing statements over nukes

LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Friday allowed nuclear scientist Dr. Abdul Qadeer to meet his relatives and others but forbidding him to issue statements over the nuclear program and national security issues.

Dr. Abdul Qadeer in a petition in LHC had requested lifting the ban on his meetings with people. The government denied in the court about any restrictions over the scientist and said his doctors met him 56 times in two months, while his 216 relatives and friends also visited him.

The court granted government plea for ban over Qadeer to issue statements over the nuclear programme and national security.The court declared a contempt plea about not-compliance of the court orders as ineffective and dismissed it.-SANA

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