Rawalpindi: FIA official, 4 accused record final statements
RAWALPINDI: Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Assistant Director and forensic expert Muhammad Ashraf Bodla in his statement before the Anti-Terrorist Court (ATC) No-I, Rawalpindi judge Shahid Rafiq said on Tuesday that he did not find any clue (evidence) against former City Police Officer (CPO) Saud Aziz and former SP Rawal Town Khurram Shahzad of telephonic contacts with the accused allegedly involved in the Benazir murder case. The court recorded the statements of five witnesses and adjourned further hearing till January 21, 2012.
All accused, including former City Police Officer (CPO) Saud Aziz, former SP Rawal Town Khurram Shahzad, Syed Aitzaz Shah, Sher Zaman, Hasnain Gull, Rafaqat Hussain and Rashid Ahmed, were present in court.
Ashraf Bodla in his final statement said that after full investigation, he did not find even a single clue (evidence) of telephonic contacts of Saud Aziz and Khurram Shahzad with Sher Zaman, Aitzaz Shah, Hasnain Gull, Rafaqat Hussain and Rashid Ahmed after murder of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto. Four other witnesses, including Sub-Inspector Muhammad Asghar, PTCL (Manager) Mirza Sarfraz, Ufone (Manager) Asif Muzammal and Master Ghulam Abbas, also recorded their final statements on Tuesday.