THE TRIAL OF THE ACCUSED FUGITIVE IN AL SANADRA CASE (UPDATE – 6)

Hudo No. H.K/PR/12/020
7th April 2020
UPDATE – 6
THE TRIAL OF THE ACCUSED FUGITIVE IN AL-SANADRA CASE
The court session which was scheduled for 1st April 2020 was canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic. There was no mention of the next court session until further notice. The court session/ trial was scheduled for 1st April 2020 at Khartoum North court before Justice/ Osama Hassan. The defendant who was meant to appear is Abduelraheem Abdelgadir Salah Mohammed (who had earlier escaped). But, the trial was canceled due to COVID-19 following the administrative order No. 3 of the year 2020 issued on 15 March 2020 and signed by the head of Sudan Judiciary Authority. The administrative order stopped most of the activities of criminal courts from 15th March 2020 until further notice. This was in line with the health measures put in place to control the pandemic which included banning of public gatherings.

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