A SESSIONS courtroom on Saturday granted interim reduction from arrest to NCP chief Nawab Malik’s son Faraz Malik and Faraz’s spouse Laura Hamelin in reference to a dishonest case registered for alleged submission of faux paperwork for her visa extension.
The couple had approached the courtroom looking for anticipatory bail. The case was registered at Kurla police station on Wednesday on a criticism from the particular department unit of the Mumbai police.
In their plea argued via lawyer Ashok Saraogi on Saturday, Faraz and Hamelin claimed that they have been victims of dishonest.
The plea stated that Hamelin had married Faraz in 2015, and she or he desired to finish formalities to acquire a wedding certificates in 2018.
A staffer working for Faraz was despatched to the BMC ward workplace to determine particulars on acquiring the certificates. The staffer obtained in contact with an agent named Vijay Thakur, via whom the certificates was processed.
The plea states that when the couple got here to know concerning the FIR towards them, they inquired with their workers to determine particulars of the agent. The staffer instructed them that Thakur had taken Rs 3,000 as liaison charge to finish the formalities. The staffer additionally inquired about Thakur on the ward workplace and came upon that an FIR was registered towards him for promoting cast and fabricated marriage, delivery, dying and different certificates to greater than 300 folks within the metropolis.
It was argued that the couple is prepared to cooperate and have their statements recorded by the police and had themselves written to the police commissioner. The courtroom will go its order on the anticipatory bail pleas on Monday.