Daniel Pearl’s mur­der ac­cused to be in jail in Pak

Business Standard - - WORLD - PTI

Bri­tish-born al-q a ed a leader ahmed o mars ae ed sheik hand his three aides-the main ac­cused in the ab­duc­tion and mur­der of us jour­nal­ist Daniel Pearl – will re­main in jail for an­other three months, ac­cord­ing to an or­der is­sued by pak is tan' ssindh gov­ern­ment on wed­nes­day. the an­nounce­ment of ex­tend­ing their de­ten­tion was made by prose­cu­tors dur­ing a hear­ing of the Supreme court, which was to de­cide on sheikh' s re­lease. the apex court last week bar red the gov­ern­ment from re­leas­ing them. faisal Sid­diqi, the lawyer rep­re­sent­ing Pearl's fam­ily, told the me­dia that the gov­ern­ment prose cut or,fiaz shah, told the judge she needed more time for pa­per­work to pre­pare for the case.

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