Karachi: Non-bailable warrants issued for witnesses
KARACHI: The additional district and sessions judge II (Central), Nelofer Shahnawaz, on Tuesday issued non-bailable warrants for the arrest of four private witnesses in a double murder case.
The judge issued arrest warrants for Sakeena Bibi, daughter of the accused, Naseer Ahmed, Mohammad Altaf, and Mohammad Younus for not appearing before the court despite repeated remainders and directed the police authorities to arrest them and produce them in court on Aug 20.
According to the prosecution, 70-year-old Abdul Latif had allegedly stabbed the brother and uncle of his son-in-law, Mushtaq Ahmed, in the Khwaja Ajmer Nagri police station limits on Sept 27, 2000.
The injured Waris Hussain and Farman Ali could not survive though they were rushed to the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital.
The accused was booked under Section 302 of the Pakistan Penal Code in the case (FIR No 177/2000) at the K. A. Nargi police station.