ISLAMABAD: An important development in the murder case of MQM leader Imran Farooq took place on Wednesday as Anti-Terrorism Court has prepared the questionnaire and decided to record the statement of suspects on April 19 under section 342.
As the hearing went underway, the ATC judge Shahrukh Arjamand finalsied the 31 questions and decided to record the statement of culprits nominated in the murder of MQM leader Imran Farooq on April 19.
Earlier on Monday, the British government has agreed to hand over three main accused including MQM founder to Pakistan in MQM leader Imran Farooq murder case.
According to sources, British has agreed in principles to extradite three main accused- MQM founder, Muhammad Anwar and Iftikhar Hussain- to Pakistan, however, UK government sought written assurance from Pakistan authorities that they will not award them a death sentence.
“The government has initiated a consultation over the UK offer, however, there is no room of such assurance in the presence of death sentence law,” sources said.