KARACHI: A day after the courtroom despatched three suspects to jail over restoration of liquor bottles from the hospital, the blood pattern of PPP chief in highlight, Sharjeel Memon, are within the laboratory to find out whether or not the ex-minister client alcohol on the well being centre.
On September 1, Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar paid a shock go to to Ziauddin Hospital the place he discovered three bottles of liquor within the room of the incarcerated PPP chief.
Subsequently, Memon was shifted to Central Jail, Karachi and a First Data Report (FIR) was registered towards him.
The investigation crew has began to gather proof. It’s got maintain of closed circuit tv (CCTV) footage and information of Sharjeel’s guests on the hospital.
The Boat Basin police registered the case towards Memon, his driver and two servants beneath Part 4 (possessing or owing intoxicant) of the Prohibition (Enforcement of Hadd) Order. 1979.
SSP South Omar Shahid Hamid had instructed media that bottles of liquor and different issues have been recovered from Memon’s room. All of them shall be despatched to a forensic lab for chemical examination, he added.
He mentioned the jail authorities should clarify as to how these items bought into the room. Hamid mentioned CCTV footage and different proof have been collected and added it was the accountability of safety guard to verify the individuals visiting Sharjeel Memon.
It was reported that the bottles of alcohol seized from the PPP chief’s room have been costly and of overseas origin.
The Part Four reads: “Whoever owns, possesses or retains in his custody any intoxicant shall be punished with imprisonment of both description for a time period, which can prolong to 2 years, or with whipping not exceeding thirty stripes, and shall even be liable to positive.”