KARACHI: Former SSP Malir Rao Anwar, on Thursday, mentioned he’ll be proven innocent in the Naqeebullah Mehsud murder case.
Anwar and 11 of his subordinates are accused of killing Naqeebullah, a shopkeeper and an aspiring mannequin, and three others throughout a faux encounter in Karachi’s Malir space earlier in the 12 months.
The former Malir SSP was talking to journalists outdoors the anti-terrorism court docket (ATC) in Karachi, the place he appeared for the listening to of the case.
Anwar claimed that file was accessible that proves that he neither caught Naqeebullah nor killed him.
The accused mentioned proof towards him was not accessible. “I have been nominated in the wrong case,” he mentioned, including that the case towards him was taken up as a result of skilled jealousy.
Anwar additional mentioned that his cellphone quantity talked about in the Joint Investigation Team report was incorrect. He added that data of the cellphone quantity talked about in the report present it was used in Karachi on March 21, whereas he was in Islamabad for a Supreme Court listening to on the mentioned date.
After attorneys representing Naqeebullah’s father Khan Muhammad failed to seem for right now’s listening to, the court docket gave them the ultimate likelihood to current their arguments.
The listening to was then adjourned until July four.