Lahore: Cricketer Umar Akmal, who was sentenced to three years in a spot-fixing case, declared a discount of 1 and a half years in his sentence as inadequate.
Speaking to media after listening to the decision in opposition to his conviction in Lahore, Umar Akmal stated that he was not glad with the discount in his conviction however thanked the workforce of legal professionals who fought the case in a great method. I’ll resolve whether or not or to not attraction in session with legal professionals and household. According to Umar Akmal, different cricketers got only a few sentences in such circumstances.
On this event, Tayyab Rizvi, counsel for Umar Akmal, stated that he was grateful to Justice Sahib for granting our attraction. Our place was that the punishment was an excessive amount of. We suppose there have been extra restrictions on this case. We will resolve later to go to a different discussion board.
It ought to be famous that Umar Akmal had met the suspects in two separate incidents earlier than the beginning of Pakistan Super League 2020. However, the Test cricketer didn’t inform the PCB Anti-Corruption Unit about this. He was instantly suspended on February 20, a day earlier than the beginning of the league. Following the League, Justice (retd) Fazal Miran Chauhan of the PCB Anti-Corruption Tribunal, whereas listening to the case, sentenced him to 3 years imprisonment.