Bahawalpur: SHO, driver booked for releasing ‘car thief’
Report said Khairpur Tamewali SHO Ghulam Mohyuddin ordered `temporary` release of Zahid, arrested on the complaint of Ramzan Rahmani, the owner of a stolen car, allowing him to say Eid prayers. The accused, however, did not return to the police station and escaped from the venue of Eid prayers.
According to sources, the SHO allowed the `relief` to the accused on the recommendation of his driver, constable Muhammad Ali.
The RPO, on receipt of the complaint, ordered registration of a case under sections 225-A/155, 223, 224 of the PPC against the SHO and his driver. The driver was arrested while the SHO, who has been suspended from service, was still at large.