KOZHIKODE: Shaibin Ashraf, key accused within the homicide of Mysuru-based conventional medical practitioner Shaba Sharif, has informed police that he owns Rs 350 crore price of property. In accordance with the police, the Wayanad native disclosed a dramatic life sketch of himself throughout interrogation.
“As per his disclosure, he had amassed the wealth in just a few years. Nevertheless, we’re but to confirm all these. The monetary sources of Shaibin might be investigated,” mentioned Malappuram district police chief Sujith Das.
Born in a poor household at Maithanikunnu close to Sultan Bathery, Shaibin had eked out a residing as a cleaner in a lorry and as an autorickshaw driver prior to now. His fortune modified after his mom’s go to to the Gulf looking for a job. Quickly, Shaibin additionally reached there and the household prospered.
“He informed us that he had been into diesel commerce together with some Arabs there. We don’t know the reality. In 2015, the development of his palatial home began at Puthankunnu in Sultan Bathery which is price crores of rupees,” a resident of Maithanikunnu mentioned.
Native residents say that Shaibin had helped many youth to go to the Gulf in addition to began varied companies in Wayanad earlier than shifting to Nilambur. He additionally had trusted gang members in Wayanad who had been his companions in companies like ginger cultivation, textiles and fish sale.
In the meantime, the investigation staff probing the homicide of Shaba took second suspect Noushad Thangalath, a local of Sultan Bathery who revealed the crime to the police, to Shaibin’s home in Nilambur the place Shaba had been stored hostage for over a 12 months and killed. The proof assortment was held from the morning however the probe staff didn’t acquired any very important proof.
Nilambur Inspector of Police Sunil P mentioned the proof assortment is within the preliminary stage and it’ll proceed within the coming days. “Noushad might be taken to different crime spots together with the Seethi Haji Bridge at Edavanna, from the place the culprits threw items of Shaba’s physique into the Chaliyar, as a part of proof assortment quickly,” mentioned the officer.
Noushad has been in police custody for 5 days whereas prime accused Shaibin and his co-accused Nishad and Shihabudheen, each natives of Sultan Bathery, are in judicial custody. The police will transfer the courtroom in search of their custody.
In the meantime, the police staff has intensified efforts to nab the opposite folks concerned within the case. The police staff can also be checking the opportunity of involvement of the accused in different felony actions. In a pen drive handed over to the police by Noushad, there have been visuals giving clues on this regard. Shaba Sharif was killed by the gang in October 2020. The culprits minimize his physique into a number of items and threw them within the Chaliyar close to Edavanna. The homicide got here to mild one-and-a-half years later.