A week after the terrible murder of Noor Mukadam in Islamabad– an incident that has sparked national objection over violence versus females in Pakistan– the Jaffer family has issued a statement condemning the actions of main suspect, Zahir Zakir Jaffer.
” The Jaffer household prolongs its deepest condolences to the family as well as liked among Noor Mukadam. We pray her soul rests in infinite tranquility. We understand that no amount of time will certainly revive the pleasure you have actually shed nor alleviate your pain,” the declaration claimed.
” Our shock and also despair at this horrific act has led to a long term silence that we quite regret. Nonetheless, we categorically condemn this atrocity and also permanently denounce Zahir and also his actions,” it claimed.
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Noor, 27, child of former ambassador Shaukat Mukadam, was found killed at a house in Islamabad’s high end Market F-7/ 4 on July 20.
An initial info record (FIR) was registered later the same day versus Zahir, who was apprehended from the site of the murder, under Area 302 (deliberate murder) of the Pakistan Penal Code on the complaint of the target’s dad.
Ever since, it has emerged that Zahir hurt Noor with a knuckleduster before beheading her. On Monday, Zahir likewise admitted to dedicating the crime.
On July 25, police included 4 even more sections of the Pakistan Penal Code, mostly pertaining to abetment and concealing evidence, in the FIR and apprehended Zahir’s moms and dads along with the family guards.
Treatment works shoots down ‘incorrect claims’
Treatment Works, a counselling and also psychiatric therapy solution, on Tuesday released a statement versus the “unjustified and also incorrect allegations” it said were being levelled versus in the consequences of Noor’s murder.
The organisation came under public scrutiny as the murder examination unravelled as well as it was revealed that Zahir was related to it. Whether he was authorised to function as a therapist by the solution has yet to be determined by detectives.
“We are undergoing misguided hostility, as well as baseless and incorrect claims are being made against us in the media,” Treatment Works claimed in the statement shared on its Facebook web page. It stated the claims had caused “extreme distress” to its trainees, individuals and staff members.
It clarified that no personnel of Treatment Works had been apprehended or detained as part of the investigation. “Our international credentials/accreditations have currently been submitted to concerned authorities as well as are available to our students for examination,” it added.
The declaration said Noor’s murder had “drunk the entire nation to its really core”, as well as expressed assistance for the target’s family.
“We will spare no effort to assist in the examination of this heinous criminal offense so that the perpetrators are penalized according to legislation,” it stated, including, nevertheless, that Treatment Works regarded it “improper” to talk about any facet of the situation till the examination was finished.
“We have actually been alerted that any kind of disclosure of truths prior to the conclusion of the examination would just lead to prejudicing the situation. We will certainly be issuing a comprehensive statement as quickly as the situation allows,” it stated.
The service additionally claimed it had actually collected all “injurious complaints made in the media versus us” as well as pledged to take legal action against the persons that it stated had actually wrongly libelled it.