LAHORE: A local court on Thursday granted bail to film-actress Meera in double Nikkah case after submitting surety bonds of Rs 50,000.
The court had issued non-bailable arrest warrants of the actress on July 31 after she failed to appear before the court in a suit filed by her alleged husband, Ateeq ur Rehman The actress appeared before Judicial Magistrate Wajid Minhas along her counsel on Thursday.
The court was requested to grant bail to the actress as she could not appear on last hearing for being abroad.
At this, the court directed to submit surety bonds to the tune of Rs 50,000.
However, the actress was held briefly in the court and allowed to leave after submitting the surety bonds.
The court also directed Meera to ensure his presence on every hearing.
In his suit, Ateeq pleaded the court to take legal action against Meera.
He claimed that Meera was his wife but she solemnized Nikkah with another person without getting divorce from him.