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Padma Patil Actress' Family Charged with Assault

Posted by: Rosi
July 01, 2010, 07:58 PM

The father and brother of Afshan Azad appeared at Manchester Magistrates' Court on Tuesday, 29th June charged with threatening and assaulting the Padma Patil actress. BBC News states that 54-year-old Abdul Azad and 28-year-old son Ashraf Azad, have both been accused of threatening to kill Afshan at her home in Longsight, Manchester. Ashraf has also been charged for allegedly assaulting his sister.

The case was adjourned for committal proceedings and will continue on the 12th of July at Manchester Crown Court.

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156 Points

OMG, this is sad. I guest the big question is why?

Posted by Anna Weasley on July 02, 2010, 12:45 PM report to moderator
4056 Points

That terrible even to think that people like that exist.

Posted by fifi ~::~ ıɟıɟ {WBM!} {ITC!} on July 02, 2010, 12:56 PM report to moderator
127 Points

OMG!! that is so sad :( hope she is o.k. xoxo <3 xxxx

Posted by KimmiePotter on July 02, 2010, 01:11 PM report to moderator
878 Points

I saw in one of the english papers that her family are strict muslims and they found out her boyfriend was hindu.

Posted by Celtise [TTW] on July 02, 2010, 01:22 PM report to moderator
4208 Points

I amg glad that she survived the attack. We had an"honour killing" of a young lady in Toronto recently. What a darn shame. I wish that people from other countries were better educated about Western Laws when they come to Western countries. That might help to prevent such atrocities.

Posted by Fresca ROAR on July 02, 2010, 01:24 PM report to moderator
141 Points

This is terribly sad. Hope things work out for her.

Posted by Oh, Neville OoM4, GS on July 02, 2010, 01:26 PM report to moderator
349 Points

What a sad and scary situation.

Posted by AvanelleWood on July 02, 2010, 02:05 PM report to moderator
358 Points

that’s horrible! how can people be so mean?!?

Posted by Mischief_Managed *Roar* on July 02, 2010, 02:08 PM report to moderator
465 Points

That’s so horrible! I hope she’s okay now…

Posted by The Half-Blood Lauma' on July 02, 2010, 04:10 PM report to moderator
189 Points

An assault and attempted killing is terrible enough, but when the perpetrators are your own father and brother… that’s just… I can’t begin to think about how awful it must be because I could never imagine my dad and brother doing that to me. May Afshan have the strength and support to get through this ordeal.

Posted by enchantedsocks on July 02, 2010, 06:27 PM report to moderator
66 Points

Thats really really terrible

Posted by Edward Zonum on July 02, 2010, 07:54 PM report to moderator
928 Points

Thank God she’s safe!!!!

Posted by sessionka oom4 CW on July 02, 2010, 10:02 PM report to moderator
104 Points

omg:(…why would want your father and bro want to kill you?:(

Posted by Black_wind on July 02, 2010, 10:27 PM report to moderator
153 Points

Very, very sad

Posted by blue_rogue on July 03, 2010, 07:41 AM report to moderator
4852 Points

That is TERRIBLE! Stuff like that is happening frequently now and it is just awful!!

Posted by #1 Witch ROAR! on July 03, 2010, 11:10 AM report to moderator
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