After 7 years court convicts 9 accused persons in murder case


Bandipora: A local court here on Tuesday convicted nine accused persons involved in a murder case of a man in 2014 in Kathpora area of Hajin in this north Kashmir district.

As per details available with Kashmir News Service (KNS), the court of Principal District and Sessions Judge today convicted 9 accused persons accused of murdering a man namely Abdul Rasheed Wagey alias Rasheed Kaabli from Kathpora village of Hajin in November 2014.

Ad per the details police had registered a case FIR No. 105/2014 U/S 302,147,149,506, 427,341,34 RPC at police station Hajin after the occurrence of the offence and later the charge was framed U/S 302 RPC.

“However, on the basis of evidence during trial section 304-ii RPC was established against one accused namely Ghulam Ahmad Parray, while rest of the accused persons have been convicted U/S 147, 341 RPC.

Notably, the state and family of the victim was represented by chief prosecuting officer Bandipora, Abdul Majeed Bhat in the court.

Meanwhile, an official said that arguments on the quantum of punishment to the accused persons will be decided on November 05.

The other accused have been identified as Shakeel Ahmad Khan, Mushtaq Ahmad Khan, Mohammad Sultan Parrey, Bashir Ahmad Parrey, Showkat Ahmad Parrey, Firdous Ahmad Parrey, Feroz Ahmad Parrey and Hajira Begum—all residents of Kathpora Hajin. (KNS)