Denies the allegations leveled against him
Srinagar, June 17: The Pakistani bride Mehhnaz Sidique case has taken a new turn after her husband Abdullah Danish Shervani approached the 1st Additional Munsiff court srinagar to narrate his side of story.
Danish Shervani , through his councel Vaseem Aslam filed a petition before 1st Additional Munsiff Court Srinagar, seeking interim relief and restriction on publishing anything about the matter on social media.
In the order isuued by the 1st Additional Munsiff , Danish Shervani, husband of Mehnaz has denied the allegation leveled against him by Mehnaz. Accordingly, Danish has sought explainations from Kashmir Women’s Collective , Facebook , Twitter ,Google and Mehnaz Siddique for running a defamation and baseless campaign against him.
Narrating his story to the court , Danish stated that Mehnaz approached him on social media in order to seek religious guidance on certain issues which continued for 6 months after which Mehnaz proposed Danish for marriage. Danish eventually married her on 19th of June 2009 on condition that she would adhere to the religious principles.
According to Danish,despite having two childrens, the relation suffered right from beginning because of basic differences between the couple and was forced to live in a rented house at Rajbagh Srinagar.
Danish also claimed that he had already divorced Mehnaz once in 2016 by pronouncing Talaaq-e-Ahsan according to Shariat law after which Shenaz wanted to mend her ways but all for nothing.
Danish also claims that Shahnaz was due to be provided Indian Citizenship which had emboldened her stand to break the marital knot with Danish. Shehnaz was then once again pronounced Talaaq-e-Ahsan in 2017.
Submitting to the court Danish has stated that Kashmir Women’s collective, which according to petition is an unregistered self-styled NGO , has manufactured a concocted story against him and shared the same on social networking sites which was further published/shared/forwarded by many other news portals without verifying the authenticity of the facts.
Danish has stated that such activities of the said parties were absolutely false, baseless and defamatory which amounts to his character assassination.
Danish has further stated that the posts published on social media have been made willfully with ulterior motive to pre-planned , pre-decided news items without any regard to truth, which has proved detrimental to his reputation , life and dignity.
The court order has restrained the said parties from publishing anything about the case as the matter is sub judicial and has said that such acts would be tantamount to the parallel trail and intervention in the court proceedings.
“there should be no intervention and parallel trail on social media, the matter is in the law of court and any kind of such activity by any individual or group would amount to meddling with the court proceedings.
Some people have been running a campaign of character assassination of my client and Honorable court has ordered them to halt and has sought explanation from them. A concocted story has been put in public domain, we want to bring the true picture of the story before the people. We have faith in Judicial setup and believe that justice will be delivered ”said advocate Vaseem Aslam , Counsel of Abdullah Danish Shervani(CNS)