The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday allowed Zakarya Ahmad Abd Alftah, brother of Osama bin Laden’s Yemni widow to meet his sister.

The court issued notices to Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), Ministries of Defence and Interior to submit replies within two weeks over a petition filed by Osama’s brother-in-law. Chief Justice Islamabad High Court, Justice Iqbal Hameed ur Rehman heard the case. Muhammad Aamir Khalil, counsel for the petitioner argued the case

The petitioner Zakarya Ahmad Abd Alftah filed a petition in the Islamabad High Court for the quashment of cases registered against Mrs. Amal Ahmad Abdul Fattah his bona fide sister Amal Ahmad Abdul Fattah, Osma’s Yemni widow by the Federal Investigation Agency’s Special Investigation Unit Islamabad under section 14 and 13 Foreigner Act, 1946 and under section 212, 419 and 109 PPC.