Zainab murder case: ATC reserves verdict, to announce it on Saturday

15 Feb, 2018 5:53 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The anti-terrorism court hearing the rape and murder case of seven-year-old Zainab has reserved its verdict and will announce it on Saturday.

The defence and prosecution on Thursday concluded their arguments in the high-profile case which was being heard inside Kot Lakhpat Jail, where the accused, Imran Ali is jailed on remand.

A total of 56 witnesses, including Zainab’s uncle and brother, recorded their statements against Imran. The prosecutor informed the court that the forensic report and polygraph test proved that Imran murdered Zainab.

On Wednesday, the anti-terrorism court held a nine-hour long hearing wherein it recorded the statement of the primary suspect and statements of witnesses.

The prosecution team told that four CCTV footages were included in the investigation process which indicated the culprit. According to the prosecution team, the video and audio test reports also matched with the culprit’s voice.

After the completion of the trial, the court reserved its verdict which is to be announced on Saturday.

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