‘CCTV Footage shows Isoof’s Rental Vehicle going up to Nausori Highlands’

Mr Ratu recalled going to the Namaka Police Station but he did not know the reason until the Police officers informed him of what had happened in Legalega, Nadi. He told the Officers that Kamal was his boss.
26 Dec 2021 13:05
‘CCTV Footage shows Isoof’s Rental Vehicle going up to Nausori Highlands’
Nausori Highlands murder accused Muhammad Raheesh Isoof escorted by Police Constable Pritesh Nadan to the court house cell block outside the High Court in Lautoka on December 24, 2021. Photo: Ashna Kumar

Investigating team analysed CCTV footage showing the mur­der accused’s rental vehicle exiting Legalega and going up the Nausori Highlands on August 25, 2019.

This was revealed by Prosecu­tions’ 27th witness, Acting Super­intendent of Police, Aiyaz Ali, in the trial of Muhammed Raheesh Isoof.

The trial is presided over by High Court Judge Justice Thushara Ra­jasinghe.

The Charges:

Isoof (herein referred to as Ka­mal) denies murdered Nirmal Kumar, 63, his wife Usha Devi, 54, their daughter Nileshni Kajal, 34, and Ms Kajal’s daughters Sanah Singh, 11, Samarah Singh, 8 at Nausori Highlands in August, 2019.

He also denies one count of at­tempted murder of Samaira Ku­mar who was found abandoned near the bodies of five deceased persons at Nausori Highlands.


The State prosecutors are Semi Babitu, Taitusi Tuenuku, and Prenika Lata from the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions.

The defence counsel is Iqbal Khan from Iqbal Khan and Associates.


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