Karachi: An anti-terrorism case in Karachi has awarded death sentence to two accused including Rehman alias Bhola and Zubair aka Charya in Baldia factory fire case.
The anti-terrorism court, in its verdict, acquitted Muttahida Qaumi Movement- Pakistan (MQM-P) leader Rauf Siddiqui in the Baldia factory inferno case. The verdict was announced after eight years of the terrorising incident. Moreover, four gatekeepers of the factory, Shahrukh, Fazal Ahmed, Arshad Mehmood, and Ali Mohammad, were handed life imprisonment for abetment.
Former in-charge of MQM’s Karachi Tanzeemi Committee Hammad Siddiqui and Ali Hassan Qadri have been declared proclaimed offenders over their perpetual absence from the trial proceedings.
The jail officials produced two accused persons including Rehman alias Bhola and Zubair alias Charya before the ATC in Baldia factory inferno case. Moreover, a senior leader of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Rauf Siddiqui also arrived in the court.