Musharraf charged with Benazir’s assassination

Former Army Chief, Pervez Musharraf has been indicted on charges of murder of the former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto. According to public prosecutor Chaudhry Azhar, Musharraf has been charged with murder, criminal conspiracy for murder and facilitation for murder.

Musharraf has denied all charges against him.

This is the first time in Pakistani history that an Army chief has been charged with crime.

Musharraf has been under house arrest since his return to Pakistan on account of various charges.

Source: DAWNusatoday, skynews, Yahoo!news, BBC News

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