KHAIRPUR: Mother and father of Ramsha Wassan — a teenage woman killed on Feb 1 allegedly by a suspect belonging to the Wassan neighborhood — needed to maintain a press convention right here on Monday after a bit of the media claimed that that they had obtained the matter settled out of court docket.
Mr and Mrs Pervez Wassan informed the newsmen that the report claiming that the matter was settled by a neighborhood jirga was completely baseless and unfounded. “In truth, no such jirga has been held anyplace as has been reported within the media on Sunday,” they stated.
They famous that the prime suspect, Zulfu Wassan, was at current in police custody and dealing with the homicide cost however different suspects, Izhar, Riaz and Imran, have been nonetheless at massive. “We now have already recorded such assertion in a court docket of regulation,” they added.
They complained that police had achieved nothing to arrest the absconding suspects.
They famous that Izhar was the son of a policeman, and alleged that police have been reluctant to put arms on their colleague whereas his father was utilizing his affect throughout the division to avoid wasting his son.
Pervez Wassan stated that the information of the so-called jirga and a settlement was a part of makes an attempt to hush up the case.
He additionally complained that the Khairpur police weren’t together with their assertion, made below Part 164 of the Legal Process Code, within the homicide case which proved that some favour was being prolonged to the suspects.
He stated that as a matter of truth, it was Izhar who needed to wed Ramsha and when his proposal was turned down, he obtained her killed with the assistance of Zulfu and different associates. She was kidnapped after which killed, the sufferer’s father insisted.
The aggrieved dad and mom repeated their demand for instant arrest of the remaining nominated suspects together with Jinsar Wassan, “who’s defending the absconding suspects”.
In accordance with media studies, Zulfu had been booked in scores of circumstances of heinous crime over the previous 20 years however police by no means dared to put arms on him, apart from as soon as when he was arrested and launched on bail quickly afterwards.
Revealed in Daybreak, February 19th, 2019