Revealed: March 13, 2018 1:15 am
The Kolkata Police has despatched a letter to the BCCI, asking for Mohammed Shami’s whereabouts—the stopovers and locations visited— after the collection in South Africa. Police have additionally seized the cell phone, allegedly belonging to Shami, in reference to the probe in opposition to him on the idea of allegations made by his spouse Hasin Jahan. The cellular allegedly has the decision listing and chat data between the India quick bowler and numerous girls.
“We have sent a letter to the BCCI and (we are) waiting for their response. We have sought details of his (Shami) tours and routes. We are yet to receive any response from the body”, Joint Commissioner of Kolkata Police (Crime) Praveen Tripathi stated on Monday.
The BCCI stays tightlipped on the problem. “We will take a stand, but not just now,” a high cricket board functionary informed The Indian Specific, refusing to expose something concerning the Kolkata Police letter.
Shami’s IPL franchise, Delhi Daredevils, has already spoken about following the cricket board’s path on this regard. A Mohun Bagan official, nonetheless, stated they received’t be placing any embargo on the quick bowler coming to the membership for observe or turning up in matches. Bagan common secretary, Anjan Mitra, sounded extra cautious although. “I haven’t given it a thought yet. We will take a call,” he informed this paper. Shami performs for Bagan within the CAB league.
On Monday, Hasin was known as by the cops on the Kolkata Police headquarters. In accordance with police sources, the cell phone that she discovered hidden inside her husband’s BMW, has been seized by the police. The cellphone, the private chats therein, was the start line of the entire controversy.
“We have seized the mobile phone and also some documents from the complainant. The mobile will be sent for forensic testing to verify certain things, including the audio clip voice. We will also investigate what network was being used with regard to the mobile and the applications that had been en vogue to communicate with people”, an officer stated.
Shami’s household, in the meantime, continues to be stated to be hoping for a potential amicable settlement. Some relations of Shami, who got here from Uttar Pradesh, dropped in at Hasin’s lawyer, Zakir Hussain’s chamber round mid-morning. However in keeping with sources, the assembly resulted in a stalemate. The 2 events would possibly sit throughout the desk once more.
In the meantime, the Kolkata Police is more likely to attraction to the court docket tomorrow to file Hasin’s assertion earlier than the Justice of the Peace, below part 164 of the Code of Legal Process. Jahan has but once more accused Shami of getting a relationship with one other lady throughout the South Africa tour, stated police.