ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan resumed hearing of contempt of court case against Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, Geo News reported.

A seven-member bench led by Justice Nasirul Mulk also comprises Justice Asif Saeed Khosa, Justice Sarmad Jalal Osmany, Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan, Justice Ijaz Ahmed Chaudhry, Justice Gulzar Ahmed and Justice Muhammad Ather Saeed.

Secretary Cabinet and Defence Nargis Sethi appeared before the bench along with Aitzaz Ahsan to record her statement, as a defence witness during the proceedings.

Besides, Premier's counsel Aitzaz will submit summaries of May 21 and September 21, 2010 along with the orders passed by his client in pursuance of court's orders pertaining to reopening of Swiss cases against President Asif Ali Zardari.

The summaries sent by law ministry contain advice/consultation to the Prime Minister not to write letter to the Swiss authorities to reopening corruption cases against President Zardari.

The bench has indicted the prime minister on the contempt of court charges.