No eyewitness testified teen appellant set fire to tahfiz centre, court hears

THE Court of Appeal was told that no eyewitness testified that the teenage appellant set fire to the Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah Tahfiz Centre that caused the death of 23 people, six years ago.

Lawyer Haijan Omar, representing the teenager as the appellant, said the prosecution only relied on circumstantial evidence to support the case.