Lahore: Love-marriage couple recovered, released
LAHORE: The District and Sessions Court on Tuesday released a love-locked couple who contracted a marriage after recovering them from the illegal custody of the Badami Bagh police.
Nadeem had filed a habeas corpus petition in the court, alleging that the Badami Bagh police was illegally keeping his relative Sajid and his wife Tahira.
He implored the court for the recovery and release of the couple.
The court appointed Tajammal Shah as bailiff who raided the said police station and found detainees there.
On Tuesday, the bailiff produced the couple before the court. Sajid and Tahira while recoding their statement before the court stated they were now husband and wife.