Imran Farooq murder case: Khalid Shamim, Mohsin Ali’s remand extended
KARACHI: The physical remand of Khalid Shamim and Mohsin Ali who are the main suspects in the murder case of Dr Imran Farooq has been extended by 90 days.
According to Interior Ministry sources, Khalid Shamim’s remand was extended today and Mohsin Ali’s was extended on Wednesday night. The decision for extension was taken on the recommendation of the Law Ministry.
Meanwhile, the government of Pakistan has not yet made any decision regarding handing over three suspects in its custody to the United Kingdom in connection with the murder case of MQM leader Dr Imran Farooq.
A spokesman for the interior ministry on Wednesday said that the ministry will only take a step, which is allowed by the laws of the land.
The spokesman ruled out handing over the prime suspects, Mohsin Ali Syed, Moazzam Ali and Khalid Shamim, to the UK under any administrative or executive order of the government.