KARACHI: Pakistan captain Babar Azam’s lawful counsel has accused Lahore-centered Hamiza Mukhtar of blackmailing and demanding Rs 10 million to withdraw her allegations of sexual exploitation, fraud and harassment towards the top rated cricketer.
At a hearing of the classes courtroom in Lahore on Wednesday, the authorized counsel claimed that Hamiza resorted to delaying methods to extend the demo so that she “could blackmail and harass” Babar, who is presently in New Zealand with the nationwide group.
Hamiza has alleged in a petition filed with the court that Babar had a relationship with her and promised relationship before sexually exploiting and working with her dollars.
The authorized counsel for the Pakistan captain, even so, claimed the girl experienced initially demanded Rs 10 million to drop her circumstance and then minimized her need to Rs 2 million, but he insisted his customer would “not shell out a one paisa” as “all her allegations had been baseless”.
“She is striving to defame and harass my shopper realizing he is a well-known temperament,” he informed the court.
He also requested the classes court choose to summon Hamiza’s lawyer and immediate him to conclude his arguments in the scenario.
The court later on adjourned its listening to and issued directives that the attorney for Hamiza look and study out his arguments.