ISLAMABAD: Suspended Additional District and Sessions Judge Raja Khurram Ali Khan and his wife Maheen Zafar on Friday challenged their conviction in Islamabad High Court (IHC) for the case relating to the torturing of a minor maid, Aaj News reported.
The co-accused have requested the IHC to form a divisional bench to hear their appeal.
Earlier on Tuesday, IHC Justice Aamir Farooq announced the long awaited judgement in which he sentenced Judge Raja Khurram Ali Khan and his wife Maheen Zafar to one year each in prison. The court also finned the couple 50,000 each.
Following the verdict the couple filed a bail plea which was approved by the same bench which will be valid for seven days.
The judgement was reserved on 27th March after completion of the arguments from the both sides.