P L D 2005 LAHORE 381
MUHAMMAD ASIF IFTIKHAR
ZILA NAZIM, KASUR (EX-CHAIRMAN) ZILA COUNCIL
Per Muhammad Akhtar Shabbir, J-
Constitution of Pakistan (1973) Art. 12-
From the bare reading of the above provision of Article 12 of the Constitution it is manifestly clear that no law shall authorize punishment of a person for an act not punishable at the time of commission. In this context reliance can be placed to the case of Muhammad Sharif and 3 others v. The State (2004PCr. LJ 1547). [p. 380] B
Muhammad Rafiq Ch. For Petitioner.
Rana Naeem Sarwar, Addl. A.G. along with Asghar Ali Virk,
S.H.O. and Sarwar S.I.