new Delhi. A Pakistani courtroom has pronounced a judgment in a terror funding case in opposition to Hafiz Saeed, the mastermind of the Mumbai assaults and the top of the terrorist group Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JUD). Pakistan's Anti-Terrorist Court (ATC) has sentenced Hafiz Saeed to 5 years.
The courtroom had on February 6 reserved its choice. A complete of 29 instances of terrorist funding, cash laundering and unlawful possession are registered in opposition to Hafiz Saeed. Earlier, the courtroom on Tuesday accepted the plea of Hafiz Saeed, during which he had sought to listen to six instances collectively and pronounce the decision.
A Pakistani newspaper was quoted as saying that Deputy Prosecutor General Abdul Rauf Wattu stated that six instances in opposition to the accused have been pending within the courtroom, of which 4 have been beneath course of to supply proof. <! –
All 4 instances can be heard by the tip of this week.
The ATC decide famous Hafiz Saeed's software during which he had appealed to merge all of the instances of offering cash for terrorism in opposition to him and to pronounce the decision after the completion of the case. The officer had stated that the Deputy Prosecutor opposed Saeed's plea and argued that the trial in two instances in opposition to him had already been accomplished and the courtroom might pronounce a judgment beneath the legislation.
Hafiz Saeed's associates Hafiz Abdul Salam bin Mohammed, Mohammad Ashraf and Professor Zafar Iqbal have been additionally arrested beneath the Anti-Terrorism Act 1997. In this case, on behalf of the federal government, Mufti Abdur Rauf Vato offered his stand and offered witnesses. According to him, statements of 23 witnesses have been recorded throughout this era. According to Watto, Hafiz Saeed has been illegally amassing funds for terrorists by way of charity.