Karachi: Rape accused remanded for another 2 days
KARACHI: Judicial Magistrate South Anwar Ahmed Memon remanded a suspected rapist named Advocate Dr Babar Hussain in the Darakhan police’s custody for two further days. The accused, along with two other companions, allegedly raped his maid on May 19, 2012. He was arrested two days earlier and produced before the court. When he claimed that he was a lawyer, more than two dozen members of the legal fraternity gathered at the City Courts Building and assaulted the suspect.
On Thursday, the court was informed that the rape victim issued a statement under 164 of the Criminal Procedure Code, alleging that the accused, along with two others, kidnapped and raped her. The investigation officer requested another two days to investigate the case and the court granted his plea.