Sabeen murder case: Three accused sent on physical remand

June 9, 2015 Off By Web Desk

KARACHI: An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) on Wednesday handed over three accused to police on physical remand till 15 June 2015 in a social and human rights activist Sabeen Mehmud murder case.

Police produced the accused before the ATC judge under tight security. The investigation officer submitted before the court that all the accused were arrested in bus attack case in Safoora and during the investigation they had confessed their involvement in Sabeen murder case. IO requested the court to allow physical remand of the accused as they were required for investigation to trace their connections. The court accepted the police request and remanded all the accused to them on physical remand till 15 June.

According to prosecution, The 2nd Floor (T2F) director Sabeen Mehmud was killed and her mother sustained injuries when they were coming back from T2F on 24 April 2015 near Defense Phase-II.