January 14, 2022

Nazim Jokhio’s murder was terrorism, declares sessions court

A District Malir additional district and sessions judge on Wednesday recalled the interim pre-arrest bail of five men allegedly involved in the Nazim Jokhio murder case, and ordered that the case fell within the definition of terrorism, due to which the sessions courts had no jurisdiction to try and decide the bail applications.The five accused escaped from the court premises after their bail pleas were dismissed. Dismissing bail applications of the five accused, the judge observed that the...