Karachi: Case against Afaq
KARACHI: The additional district and sessions judge, East, Ijaz Ahmed Khaskheli, on Tuesday reissued notices to four prosecution witnesses in a kidnapping-cum-murder case registered against the chief of the Muhajir Qaumi Movement, Afaq Ahmed, and others.
Earlier, the court had also issued notices to Ataullah, Mohammad Tahir, Salman and Mohammed Anwar, directing them to record their statements in the case, but they did not turn up to testify.
According to the prosecution, Afaq Ahmed and his associates were charged with kidnapping Mohammed Farooq, Mohammad Tahir, Salman and M. Anwar in the Gulshan-i-Iqbal police limits on June 19, 1992, and later allegedly killing Mohammad Farooq.
Police registered a case (FIR 10292) under Sections 147, 148, 149, 324, 364, 302 of the Pakistan Penal Code on the complaint of Ismail Quershi.
The judge, conducting the hearing in the judicial complex, fixed April 19 as the next date of hearing.
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