Jokhio murder case takes a new turn

Heirs submit affidavit stating they have no objection on closing the case


Our Correspondent September 25, 2022
Nazim Jokhio's tortured body was found in Memon Goth, a day after he filmed a group of foreigners hunting the endangered houbara bustard in the area. SCREENGRAB

KARACHI:

Important development has taken place in Nazim Jokhio murder case. A settlement was reached between the parties. The heirs submitted the settlement agreement in the court of Additional District and Sessions Judge Malir.

The court ordered to publish an advertisement in the newspaper regarding the legal heirs and ordered NADRA to submit a report in the next hearing.

The Nazim Jokhio murder case was heard in the court of Additional District and Sessions Judge Malir in Karachi Malir Court.

The heirs submitted an affidavit in the court stating that they have reconciled with the accused and there is no objection in closing the case.

The affidavit was submitted on behalf of Nazim Jokhio's mother, widow and children. Six accused including PPP Member of Sindh Assembly Jam Owais have been arrested in the case.

Published in The Express Tribune, September 25th, 2022.

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