Arshad Sharif’s murder case JIT records statements of PIMS team


The Joint Investigation Team (JIT) probing journalist Arshad Sharif’s murder on Thursday recorded the statements of PIMS medical team.

Sources privy to the matter said the medical team handed over the photographs taken during autopsy of Arshad Sharif to the inquiry team. While the JIT has also penned a letter to the fact-finding committee to bring back the belongings of the slain journalist from Kenya.

Meanwhile, the Kenyan authorities have assured the Pakistani team investigating journalist Arshad Sharif’s assassination of cooperation. The assurance has been held out after the investigation team received the visas of Kenya, sources said, adding that the team led by DIG O.S Ahmed would travel to Nairobi on Dec 17 (Saturday).—NNI