Karachi: Factory owner charged over stealing important data
Karachi: A textile factory owner was acquitted from the charges of stealing important data from another factory due to lack of evidence against him in a case registered under Electronic Transaction Ordinance, 2002. The accused, Asghar Mahmood, through his counsel moved an acquittal plea under Section 256-K of the Criminal Procedure Code to the court of a senior civil judge-VI, east.
According to the prosecution, the owner and director of a textile company was booked on Dec 3, 2005 by the FIA Corporate Crime Circle for stealing textile production data from another factory. A case (FIR No 25/2005) against the accused was registered under Sections 36 and 37 of the electronic transaction ordinance.
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