ISLAMABAD: District court Islamabad has extended physical remand for further 3 days, in respect of Raja Muhammad Arshid main accused in barrister Fahd Malik murder case.

Islamabad police presented Raja Muhamamd Arshid, before duty judge judicial magistrate Adnan Rashid on expiry of his physical remand today.

The investigation officer told the court that weapon used in murder and mobile phone have been recovered, from the accused. He prayed the court to extend his physical remand for recovery of vehicle from him.

The counsel for the accused while opposing further extension in physical remand of his client said, Supreme Court had taken no suo motu notice of this case. On the other hand report from IG Islamabad was summoned by Supreme Court. There is no need for further extending physical remand of his client, he pleaded.

The court while hearing arguments of the parties concerned handed over the accused Raja Arshid to Police on physical remand for further 3 days.