After the Scotland Yard handed over evidence regarding former MQM leader Imran Farooq's murder to Pakistan, 4 days prior, law enforcement agencies of Pakistan will now probe former governor of Sindh, Ishratul Ibad in relation to the crime.
The court has summoned more witnesses in the case.
The production in-charge of the factory appeared before the ATC today and recorded his statement.
He said he already had recorded his statement with the judicial magistrate and the joint investigation team in Baldia factory fire incident.
The court was hearing the case of one of Pakistan's worst industrial disasters in which fire had engulfed a garment factory in September 2012.
KARACHI: Senior leader of Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P), Rauf Siddiqui, appeared before the anti-terrorism court (ATC) on Saturday in Baldia factory fire case, reported ARY News. MQM workers Rehman alias Bhoola, Zubair, and others also appeared before the ATC. The court recorded statements of five witnesses of the incident. Witnesses told the court that a fire ‘suddenly’ erupted at the factory and they jumped out of window to save their lives. Heirs of four of the deceased victims said they came through…
KARACHI: An anti-terrorism court on Wednesday recorded the statements of 13 more witness, including five survivors of the inferno, in the Baldia factory fire case and summoned more witnesses at the next hearing on January 19. Jail authorities produced key suspects in Baldia factory fire case, Rehman Bhola, Zubair Charya and others were produced before the court. While Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) leader Rauf Siddiqui was also appeared before the ATC. In their statements, witnesses said that fire erupted all…
KARACHI: An anti-terrorism court on Wednesday dismissed a bail application of Abdul Rehman alias Bhola, a former sector-in-charge of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), in the Baldia factory fire case. Bhola, a key suspect in the case pertaining to a deadly fire that swept through a garment factory in 2012, had confessed to his involvement in the felony. Of late, the suspect through his lawyer moved an application in the court, informing that he did not give any such confessional statement under Section 164 of the…
KARACHI: The fourth anniversary of Baldia Town factory fire is being observed today.
KARACHI: The investigation team, probing Baldia factory fire, has left for Dubai to record statement of the factory owners in connection to the blaze that gobbled over 250 lives.