The prosecution maintained that Khan was employed by individuals who appeared to be primarily based in Pakistan to perform the “intended killing” of Goraya.
The monetary rewards for his actions had been believed to be vital, with a fee of 100,000 kilos on supply. At the time, the prosecution claimed, the defendant was in vital debt, with no clear technique of paying his collectors, the Dawn news report stated.
Khan was “enthusiastic” about “carrying out the killing to earn the money and to carry out further attacks” in the long run, the prosecution advised the jury.
It described how the defendant travelled to Rotterdam and sought to find the sufferer, buying a knife which he supposed to use to kill Goraya.
Unknown to him, Goraya was not at his residence deal with in Rotterdam on the time.
After a couple of days of unsuccessful makes an attempt to find the alleged sufferer, Khan gave up and travelled again to the UK. He was arrested on his return, the report added.
Khan was reportedly despatched an image of the blogger in addition to his deal with by a intermediary, recognized by the prosecution as Mudz’, Zed’, and Papa’.
The prosecution stated proof included messages despatched and obtained by the defendant on cellular phone gadgets, proof of journey and tried journey to and from Rotterdam, CCTV footage of his actions while in Rotterdam and proof of his purchases while in town.