Karachi: 27 ST activists remanded in police custody
KARACHI: The civil judge and judicial magistrate, South, Zeeshan Akthar, on Friday remanded 27 activists of the Sunni Tehrik in police custody till May 29. According to the prosecution, the police arrested the ST men, Asif, Sohail, Yasir, Danish Haroon, Naeem Qadri, Irfan alias Mama, Kashif alias Amir, Faheem, Fahad alias Hameed, Zeeshan, Shahid, Amjad Qadri and others for possessing illegal weapons after a clash with a rival political group in Ranchhore Line on May 15.
The police registered a case (FIR No 102/05) under Sections 147, 148, 149 and 337-H, I of the Pakistan Penal Code, while 27 cases (FIR Nos 3 to 29/05) were registered under Section 13-D of the Arms Ordinance against the ST workers at the Risala police station.
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