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Mureed Abbas Murder Case: Prime Accused Challenges Terrorism Related Sections

KARACHI: The prime accused in Mureed Abbas and his friend murder case, Atif Zaman has challenged an inclusion of terrorism related section in the case while the anti-terrorism court has asked prosecutor and plaintiff to give arguments in this regard on September 16. 

The Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) of Karachi heard the Mureed Abbas and his friend murder case wherein the prime accused Atif Zaman was presented before the court.

The counsel of the accused told the court that police didn’t provide complete documents, post-mortem and other record of the case and prayed to court to order the police to provide the complete record of the case.

The police informed the court during hearing of the case that another accused of the case and brother of Atif Zaman, Adil Zaman has not been arrested yet  while he is on run to avoid his arrest.

The advocate of accused has challenged inclusion of terrorism related sections in the case while the court has directed the prosecutor and the counsel of the plaintiff to give arguments in this regard on September 16.

It is pertinent to mention here that renowned and ex-anchor of Abbtakk news Mureed Abbas and his another anchor friend Khizer Hayat had been shot dead by their business partner Atif Zaman and his brother Adil Zaman while the murderer albeit also tried to suicide by shooting himself and now under treatment in the hospital.