Karachi: Kidnapping case quashed
KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) quashed criminal proceedings against a man and his family members in a woman’s kidnapping case after the woman denied she had been kidnapped. Saira submitted in her petition that she married Zamir Hussain of her free will on July 10, but her family members were annoyed at her marriage and registered a kidnapping case against her spouse and in- laws at the Faujdari police station in Shikarpur.
The investigation officer recorded a statement of Saira, who said she was neither kidnapped nor forced into marriage by her spouse. She said that she wanted to live with her spouse.
The court, after taking the statement of the investigation officer on record, quashed the criminal proceedings and directed the office to send the court order to the Shikarpur sessions court for its disposal in accordance with the law.