Karachi: Arshad Pappu, others indicted
KARACHI: Arshad Pappu, one of the main faces in the ongoing gang war in Lyari Town, two of his brothers and four gang members were formally indicted on Friday by Additional District and Sessions Judge South Abrar Hussain F. Memon. The accused denied the charges and claimed trial after which the court ordered the district prosecutor to lay evidence against them. They were booked by Kalakot Police Station in FIR 279/2005 and were charged with attacking a police party with the intention to kill and obstructing police officials from performing their duties. The accused are being tried inside the Central Prison Karachi for security reasons.