Thatta: Two blind men booked in riot case
THATTA: Police in the coastal town of Mirpur Sakro have nominated two blind men in three separate FIRs on charges of being involved in loot and arson and damaging public and private property during riots which broke out following the assassination of Benazir Bhutto.
The FIRs 103/07, 104/07 and 04/08 registered at Mirpur Sakro police station by complainants ASI Mohammad Hanif Shoro and Haji Asghar Ali Arain, a kiryana merchant, accuses Haji Khan Soomro and Noor Gabol (both blind for years) of committing loot, plunder and destroying pubic and private property in the coastal town.
Pakistan People’s Party leader Sassui Palijo urged the RPO of Hyderabad and Thatta police to delete wrong names in the FIRs registered in haste. Some 252 FIRs had been registered against over 100,000 people at 16 police stations for their alleged involvement in subversive activities in the district following the assassination of Benazir Bhutto.
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