The Sindh Excessive Courtroom (SHC) on Thursday dismissed a plea searching for orders to forestall police from arresting TikToker Hareem Shah upon her arrival to Pakistan.
Hareem, who’s at present on a vacation in Malaysia, had filed the plea by way of her lawyer to keep away from detention in an alleged cash laundering case.
The court docket remarked that Hareem can file a plea to keep away from arrest after reaching Pakistan if she needs.
Justice KK Agha inquired if Hareem Shah is similar girl “who claimed to have dedicated cash laundering”.
“SHC supplied safety to Hareem Shah earlier as effectively however she misused the orders favouring her. Cease taking part in video games with the court docket,” Justice KK Agha remarked whereas expressing annoyance on the social media sensation.
The Federal Investigation Company (FIA) can’t be restricted from holding a probe, he added.
The FIA had launched a money-laundering probe against Hareem after a video of her claiming to have travelled overseas with a big sum of cash went viral lately.
On January 10, 2022, the TikToker uploaded a video on social media through which she might be seen flaunting two stacks of British kilos.
At this, the FIA had introduced that it had initiated an investigation over Hareem’s declare of getting “efficiently carried a hefty amount of cash in money to the UK” as towards the regulation.
The FIA had determined to put in writing a letter to the UK’s Nationwide Crime Company (NCA) to take motion towards Shah.
An FIA spokesperson advised Geo Information that an investigation concerning Hareem’s journey to the UK was already underway, including that the superstar had herself confessed to laundering cash to the UK, following which a probe was launched.