ISLAMABAD — The PTI chairman and Shah Mehmood Qureshi, a major party leader and former foreign minister, were charged with breaking the Official Secrets Act by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA), and a challan was filed before the special court hearing the case.

According to reports, the country’s top agency has requested that the court hold a trial and punish the criminals in accordance with the challan it has submitted.

According to reports, Asad Umar was not selected as an approver in the case, but Azam Khan, the former principal secretary to the then-prime minister, was.

The challan also included Azam Khan’s statement, which was recorded under Sections 161 and 164 of the Code of Criminal Procedure (CrPC).