The assertion was recorded throughout a listening to by District and Periods Court docket Islamabad Choose Ata Rabbani.
The courtroom ordered that Zahir and others seem earlier than the courtroom, after which the accused, his gardener and watchman had been introduced in.
After Noor’s father recorded his assertion, he was cross-examined by Zahir’s legal professionals.
Mukadam, who’s a former Pakistani diplomat, remarked that he has appeared in courtroom for the primary time in his life.
Noor’s father stated that he has “no private enmity with anybody”.
He stated that Noor had not knowledgeable him that she was going to Lahore.
“Usually she would inform me earlier than going anyplace, though typically she would attain the place after which inform me,” he instructed the courtroom, including that after she went lacking, he contacted her associates, went to their homes and looked for her in every single place.
He stated that the names of Noor’s associates weren’t added to the FIR.
Mukadam stated that Noor referred to as him on July 20 to tell him that she was going to Lahore. “I didn’t seek for her once more,” he stated.
Noor’s father stated that there isn’t any proof that the cell phone discovered on the scene belongs to his daughter.
He acknowledged that he was conversant in the Jaffer household however was unfamiliar with the others accused, and that an id parade solely of the Jaffers was carried out, and never of some other particular person in jail.
In keeping with Mukadam, he named the gardener, Jan Mohammad, on August 8 after viewing CCTV footage. In my assertion then, I had stated that the gardener “didn’t open the gate and continued to maintain it closed”.