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Murder Gone Viral: Where is TikTok star and convicted killer Mahek Bukhari’s father now?

Murder Gone Viral: Where is TikTok star and convicted killer Mahek Bukhari’s father now?

[ad_1] Sign up to our free IndyArts newsletter for all the latest entertainment news and reviews Sign up to our free IndyArts newsletter A new ITV true crime documentary will examine three cases of “murder gone viral” on TikTok, the world’s fastest growing social media app that boasts over 900 million users globally. The first episode of the three-part series will focus on the case of Mahek Bukhari – the UK-based TikTok star and convicted killer who was imprisoned last year for “setting a trap” to murder her mother’s 21-year-old lover. The case first made headlines two years ago, when police arrested the TikTok influencer from Stoke-on-Trent and her mother, Ansreen Bukhari, for the double murders of Saqib Hussain and his friend Mohammed Hashim Ijazuddin. Mahek Bukhari (right) and her mother Ansreen Bukhari pictured in April arriving at Leicester Crown Court (Jacob King/PA) (PA Wire) Mahek was well on her way to social media stardom before she was implicated in the murders. Then 22, Mahek had over 120,000 followers on TikTok, 45,000 on Instagram, and …