ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Excessive Courtroom (IHC) will hear the assessment pleas of convicts within the Noor Mukadam homicide case on June 28, 2022.
An area courtroom in Islamabad had sentenced the prime accused, Zahir Jaffer, to capital punishment for killing Noor after a long-drawn trial of over 4 months. In the meantime, co-accused Jan Muhammad and Muhammad Iftikhar — the gardener and safety guard at Zahir’s home — have been sentenced to 10 years in jail every.
A division bench, comprising Justice Amir Farooq and Justice Saman Rafat Imtiaz, will hear the convicts’ petitions difficult the punishments awarded to them.
The IHC had deferred the listening to of the pleas on Monday as a result of unavailability of the bench members.
The trial of the ugly homicide continued for 4 months and eight days. The trial courtroom had lastly reached a choice within the high-profile case after a number of twists and deferrals.
Twenty-seven-year-old Noor was discovered lifeless on the residence of the prime suspect, Zahir Jaffer, in Islamabad’s upscale Sector F-7/4 on July 20, 2021.
After a primary data report (FIR) was registered below Part 302 (premeditated homicide) of the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC) on behalf of Noor’s father — former Pakistani ambassador Shaukat Ali Mukadam — Zahir was arrested with a homicide weapon and bloodstained garments from the crime scene on the day of the killing.
In response to Noor’s father, Zahir killed Noor with a pointy instrument and severed her head.
Because the police went deeper into investigations, Zahir’s dad and mom have been discovered concerned in concealing proof and aiding their son within the crime. Each Zahir’s mom and father have been arrested on July 25, 2021.
Nevertheless, the couple was later granted bail on separate events as they reached out to increased courts for launch on bail.
Furthermore, six workers of Remedy Works, a number one remedy and drug rehabilitation centre in Islamabad, have been additionally arrested.
The organisation got here below scrutiny after it was revealed that Zahir Jaffer, had himself been related to Remedy Works.
Furthermore, Zahir was despatched on judicial and bodily remands a number of occasions for interrogations earlier than the trial began.