ISLAMABAD:- A Special Court of Islamabad has dismissed the petition filed  by former Chairman Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) Zafar Hijazi seeking his acquittal in record tampering case. Iram Niazi, Special Courts judge took up the case for hearing on Friday. During the course of hearing, Chairman SECP appeared before the court. The court while dismissing his petition for acquittal ordered to launch trial proceedings against suspect in record tampering case.  Court observed solid evidence is available to run the case against Zafar Hijazi.–Online

Due to non-appearance of prosecution witness, the court while seeking evidence against Hijazi from FIA adjourned the hearing till November 29th.