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Chekannur Maulavi case; Prime witness turns hostile

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According to reports the C.B.I court today announced  that the prime witness of  Chekannur Maulavi case Abdul Jabbar  turned hostile.The seven other witnesses had already changed their testimonies in favour of the accused in the Chekannur Maulavi murder case.The CBI took over the investigation from the Crime Branch following a High Court directive.The case was however first being investigated by the local police.According to the CBI chargesheet,Chekannur P.K. Mohammed Abdul Hassan Moulavi,an Islamic scholar and reformist worked for radical changes in Muslim community was abducted and murdered by the accused.

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