Three Bohra Community members have been charged with publication of a false document against one of their own and a businessman.
Arjun Chauhan Surya and Aftab Afzal Abass appeared before Milimani Principal Magistrate Gilbert Shikwe and denied the charges leveled against them.
Surya and Abass are accused of publishing false information against Emraan Khosla, which was set to defame and discredit him. It is alleged that they committed the offence on January 22, 2024 at unknown place jointly with others not before court.
A third accused person- Ajamal Amershi Karim was, however, not able to appear in court since he was admitted in the hospital.
The words the trio are accused of publishing read, “The thief behind the Bohra community scam and owner of Azem Kenya limited in Karen, he is the thief stealing the Bohra community funds in the name of white washing it with his partner Murtaza, Nairobi glass on Baricho Road who also sells high end vehicle.”
It further stated, “Emraan steals from the Bohra community and in the name of business buys cars in conjunction with Murataza as an avenue of hiding this funds. He must be stopped and the public must be aware of this scam so as to save the public and other communities.”
The charge sheet further state that that the complainants allegedly uses senior government official from security sector and the executive as a way to protect him and his 40 thieves.
The allegations also stated that the complaint surrounds himself with young illiterate boys who have no direction in life to cover up for him for the stealing that he does. “Beware this is a thief and must be exposed while masquerading as a business man,” it stated.
The court ordered the duo to be released after posting cash bail of Sh100,000 each.