- Court expresses displeasure, allows 10 days fro final challan
KARACHI Dec 30,2021- Investigation into Nazim Jokhio murder case could not be completed. The Judicial Magistrate Malir expressed displeasure at not completing court investigation.
Judicial Magistrate Malir’s court hears Nazim Jokhio murder case.
The investigating officer failed to submit the final challan
Investigation Officer told the court that DVR, USB report and other reports are not received as yet. Hence he requested the court to extend remand
We should be given more time to submit the final challan, said the investigating officer.
The court granted the investigating officer the last ten days to submit final challan.
Prison authorities produced six accused, including MPA Jam Awais in the court,
MPA Jam Awais was produced in court without being handcuffed.
The case was adjourned until January 10.
Prison authorities were ordered to present the accused again at the next hearing.
The incident of Nazim Jokhio murder
Nazim Jhokio had stopped a car near his village in Thatta that bore a foreign number plate and asked the people sitting inside the vehicle why they blocked the road and what they were doing there. A verbal brawl ensued. Nazim was given death threats and they tried to snatch his mobile. He somehow managed to escape from the scene at the time.
According to his brother, Afzal, Nazim had broadcast a live stream on social media of a hunting expedition involving foreign guests of PPP MPA Jam Awais.
Later, the PPP MPA called him to his house, where he was brutally tortured, Nazim’s family claim.