Karachi: Bail plea of slain groom’s father rejected
KARACHI: The Additional District and Sessions Judge, Central, Tasneem Sultana, on Saturday rejected the bail application of Shaikh Abdul Majeed, father of the groom, Shaikh Mohammad Azeem, who was allegedly killed along with his bride, Beenish, in the night following their wedding.
The couple was found dead in their North Nazimabad apartment, in the limits of Taimuria police, on Aug 11 last year.
The groom’s father is accused of killing the couple. Through his counsel, he had moved a bail application which was considered by the court, which announced its order on Saturday.
On Oct 27, the investigation officer of the case, Khalid Khan, had submitted an interim charge-sheet to the judicial magistrate–12, Central, Abdul Zahoor Chandio, in which Shaikh Abdul Majeed was nominated as the main accused in the case.
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