ISLAMABAD - Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday granted pre-arrest bail to Faryal Talpur, the sister of PPP Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari till April 29 in a joint venture case.

A Divisional Bench comprising Justice Aamer Farooq and Justice Mohsin Akhter Kiani accepted the bail of Faryal Talpur against surety bonds worth Rs 1 million.

During the hearing, Justice Farooq asked whether this was a different NAB inquiry in which the petitioner had sought interim bail.

Petitioner’s Counsel Farooq H Naik replied in ‘yes’ and said it was another matter.

At this, the Bench accepted the interim bail of Faryal Talpur.

It may be mentioned here that the court had already granted interim bail to Faryal Talpur in other NAB cases till April 29.