Court seeks presenting of witnesses against Papa Kishtwari

Srinagar, June 16, 2013 (PPI-OT): In occupied Kashmir, a Srinagar court has directed the prosecution to produce witnesses at the earliest in a murder case of a contractor against notorious government gunman, Papa Kishtwari. The trial is going on in the court of first Additional District Judge Srinagar against Ghulam Muhammad Lone alias Papa Kishtwari who was involved in the murder of a contractor, Ali Muhammad Mir.

Pertinently, in his petition, the complainant, Zahoor Ahmed Mir, a resident of Nishat area of Srinagar, had pleaded before the court that his father, Ali Muhammad Mir, was killed by Papa Kishtwari and his associates.

He had sought the court directions to the puppet administration to take all necessary steps in conducting DNA testing of all the unnamed graves in the territory so that the body of his father could be identified and recovered.

The case has been listed on June 29 for next hearing.

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