According to the case record and police report submitted in court, Mufti Aziz-ur-Rehman was found guilty of raping a madrassa student in Lahore, reports Samaa.
The suspect’s bail plea at the Cantt Court on Tuesday was heard by Judicial Magistrate Rana Arshad. The investigation officer requested that his bail request should be rejected.
Magistrate Arshad summoned the lawyers of both parties for arguments and has adjourned the hearing till September 10.
Previously, Mufti Aziz confessed that the video was not fake and said that he was secretly filmed by his student.
The victim in his statement said that Mufti Aziz accused him of cheating in his exams after which he was banned from taking the exams for three years. Mufti Aziz then asked the student to “make him happy” in order to get the ban lifted.
When the video of Mufti Aziz’s sexual abuse went viral on social media, he was arrested on June 16.