A lawyer in Faisalabad was sentenced to 18 years and 6 months in jail on Thursday by an anti-terrorism court for attacking the judge with a chair.
In addition to sentencing to jail, the lawyer has also been fined Rs 250,000 by an anti-terrorism court.
As per police, advocate Imran threw a chair at senior judge Khalid Mahmood Warriach on April 25 amid a contention in court. The judge suffered a severe head injury due to the incident.
Judges had condemned the assault, following which advocate Imran was captured by the police and the case was filed against the lawyer in an anti-terrorism court.