LAHORE: An Anti-Narcotics Court on Friday rejected bail plea of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Punjab President Rana Sanaullah in a case related to drugs possession and smuggling.

As per details, ANC’s duty judge Khalid Bashir conducted the hearing during which the PML-N leaders counsel argued that the FIR against his client was lodged after a delay of three hours following the arrest.

Rana Sanaullah was arrested in a fake case owing to political revenge, said Ranas counsel.

Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) lawyer Rana Kashif denied the arguments of Ranas counsel and said that all legal requirements were fulfilled in lodging the FIR, and it is wrong to claim that there was any delay in its registration.

The ANFs lawyer told the court that the institution has no personal enmity with the PML-N leader while his guards resisted the search operation of the ANF when the drugs were recovered from his vehicle.

To which, the court rejected Rana Sanaullahs bail plea, however, it also granted bails to five other co-accused.