LAHORE: An elderly man and his son was thrashed by a group of lawyers in the premises of Sessions Court on Friday.Naveed, resident of Factory area, had a dispute with brothers of a lawyer Advocate Mansoor Bhatti for last few weeks. The brothers of the lawyer lodged an FIR against Naveed and his father Akhtar. Both father and son came to the Sessions court to get bail in the said case. When they reached the courtroom, Bhatti along with his fellow lawyers started thrashing them, who were rescued by the police personnel deployed there.–Staff Reporter

Published in The Nation newspaper on 05-Jul-2014