Grieving father asks judge who do I live for now?

Dr Muhammed Taufiq Sattar will today tell a court about how the loss of his entire family has affected him. It's before the sentencing of two men found guilty of murder and six others found guilty of manslaughter.

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Grieving father breaks down in court

A father whose wife and three children died in a house fire in a botched revenge attack in Leicester broke down in court as he explained how their deaths have destroyed his life.

Dr Muhammad Taufiq Sattar read a victim impact statement in front of eight men who were convicted of killing his family.

He spoke to our reporter Rajiv Popat.

Emotional scenes in court as father tells judge how his family's deaths have affected him

A grieving father and husband broke down on a number of occasions in court as he told the judge how the death of his wife and children has affected him.


Grieving husband and father to tell court of pain at loss of wife and three children

Dr Taufiq Credit: ITV News Central

A father whose family were killed in a house fire in Leicester will today reveal in court the impact the tragedy has had on him.

Two men were yesterday found guilty of murdering Dr Taufiq's wife and three children, after the fire at their home in Wood Hill last year. Six others were found guilty of manslaughter.

The group will be sentenced tomorrow.

Dr Taufiq has been praised by police for his dignity during the trial.

Father pays tribute to "four amazing human beings"

Dr Taufiq, who has been left without a family after a fatal arson attack on his home in the Spinney Hills area of Leicester has paid tribute to "four amazing human beings."

His wife and three children were killed in a case of mistaken identity at their home in Wood Hill.

Eight men have being convicted of the killings after the court heard they targetted the wrong house in a revenge attack.


CCTV shows defendants of Leicester house fire

CCTV footage was shown to the jury during the trial of eight men who were found guilty of killing a family at their home in Leicester.

The first image show cars being driven into Woodhill in Leicester. The second image shows some of the defendants walking through the city shortly after the blaze was started.

The third image shows one of the accused, Nathaniel Mullings and Cairo Parker when they were unaware they were being filmed. A petrol can was thrown into a hedge.

The final image shows some of the defendants stopping off at a nearby takeaway after the fire had been started.

Father and husband pays tribute to family killed in Leicester fire

The father of three children killed in a house fire in Leicester has told a press conference about his children. Dr Taufiq's wife also died in the blaze in September last year and he has paid tribute to her as a "charitable" member of the community.

It comes after two men were convicted of their murders and six men were found guilty of manslaughter.

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