Court rejects bail in murder case

Court rejects bail in murder case

SRINAGAR: A court in Srinagar on Thursday rejected the bail application of an accused Irfan Bhat who allegedly stabbed Sakina Khan, a school teacher, at Hyderpora in 2008. Principal district and sessions judge, Rashid Ali Dar, while hearing the arguments from the defense counsel stated that the case is at its final stage and judgement […]

Cop deposes in murder case of ‘police informer’

Cop deposes in murder case of ‘police informer’

SRINAGAR: A Sessions court in Srinagar on Tuesday recorded a police witness in the case of murder of Suhail Ahmed Sofi, allegedly killed by militants for being an informer. The witness, Hyder Ali, head constable in Jammu and Kashmir Police, deposed to the court that the weapon of offence (a pistol of Chinese make) was […]

FSL confirms death by strangulation in Botakadal murder case

FSL confirms death by strangulation in Botakadal murder case

SRINAGAR: A forensic science laboratory (FSL) report produced on Friday in the trial court in Neelofar Jan murder case ascertains asphyxia and cardio respiratory arrest as the cause of death. The police investigation into the murder of the women from of Botakadal, allegedly strangulated to death by Sheeraz Ahmed Alai, had earlier revealed the same. […]

Chargesheet to be framed in Botakadal murder case

Chargesheet to be framed in Botakadal murder case

Srinagar: A court in Srinagar on Monday directed that charges be framed on June 14 against accused Sheeraz Ahmed Alai of Budgam, who allegedly strangled a lady to death and fled with her gold ornaments. Defense counsel Yawar Ahmed has, however, asked court to let him argue charges of offence against two jewellers, Ashiq Hussain […]

Court issues warrant against former SHO Sopore

Court issues warrant against former SHO Sopore

Srinagar: A court in Srinagar issued bail-able warrant against retired Station House Officer (SHO) of Sopore after he failed to produce witnesses in the court in connection with proceedings of a murder case. Though constables Riyaz Ahmed and Mohammand Younis deposed as witnesses, principal district and sessions judge Rashid Ali Dar issued bailable warrant against […]

Asrar Murder Case: Recoveries verified, items found missing

Asrar Murder Case: Recoveries verified, items found missing

Srinagar: The recoveries in the sensational murder of a city boy Asrar Mushtaq Dar in 2009 by his two friends were verified in a subordinate court on Thursday. The prosecution as well as the defense counsel checked the list of items recovered by the police in the presence of investigating officer, Muzaffar Ahmad. The list […]

Asrar murder case: recoveries to be verified

Asrar murder case: recoveries to be verified

SRINAGAR: A court in Srinagar on Wednesday directed prosecution and defense counsel to be present at 10 am at sadder court Lal Chowk to check list of items recovered by police in Asrar murder case. The court also passed direction to investigating officer Muzaffar Ahmed to exhibit documental proof of the items recovered and direction […]

Dutchman accused of murder asks court to find his missing money

Dutchman accused of murder asks court to find his missing money

SRINAGAR: Dutchman Richard de Wit, accused in the murder case of British national Sara Elizabeth Rose, on Monday complained to the court that it has taken no steps to locate his missing money, which is his and which he needs for his well being. “Where is my money? I need it. I am not well; […]