MULTAN – The court on Thursday (yesterday) dismissed a plea seeking acquittal of  Qandeel Baloch’s brothers in the murder case of the social media star.

The application was moved by parents of Qandeel Baloch who was murdered on July 16, 2016, in the name of honour. Two of Qandeel’s brothers Waseem and Aslam Shaheen were nominated as suspects among others.

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The parents of Qandeel Baloch on Wednesday submitted an affidavit stating that they have pardoned their sons. But later, they informed the court that they have pardoned only their sons and not other suspects.

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The court dismissed their plea and remarked that the judgement in the honour killing case would be given after statement of all the witnesses is recorded.

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The hearing of the was adjourned till August 24 when the statements of more witnesses will be recorded.

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