Well known former TV anchor Suhaib Ilyasi got acquittal today from the earlier sentence of life in connection with the murder of his wife 18 years ago.
It need be mentioned that Ilyasi had became a household name as the host of popular crime show “India’s Most Wanted”.
He had had to appeal against his conviction and imprisonment.
The case pertains to January 10, 2000 when Anju Ilyasi was found dead at their East Delhi residence with multiple stab wounds.
Then, it was on January 18 that the panel of doctors at AIIMS says injuries on the victim appear self-inflicted and suicidal.
Subsequently, on March 28, Suhaib Ilyasi arrested on charges of dowry harassment and murder levelled by sister-in-law and mother- in-law.
Supreme Court dismisses Suhaib Ilyasi’s plea challenging High Court order asking him to face murder charges for his wife’s death.
Delhi court finds Suhaib Ilyasi guilty of stabbing his wife to death.
High Court acquits Suhaib Ilyasi.>