Case against 7 Gujranwala wardens
GUJRANWALA: Police registered a case against seven traffic wardens for allegedly manhandling a UK-returned family in Wazirabad on Thursday.
Police said the family was travelling from Sialkot to Gujrat in their vehicle. Near Fawara Chowk in Wazirabad, a traffic warden stopped them and tried to ticket them for traffic rules violation. The family, however, started exchanging words with the warden.
In the ensuing scuffle, the warden and his colleagues allegedly manhandled them. The family blocked GT Road through parking their vehicles in the middle of the road.
Later, the family got medico-legal certificates and got registered an FIR against seven traffic wardens.
Police said Zeeshan, Usman, Mumtaz, Jehanzeb and Saima were injured in the scuffle. The family alleged warden took away valuables from the vehicles.
Police registered a case against Farhan Rafiq, Muhammad Shakeel, Ahsan, Nawaz, Asif Mehmood, Rizwan and Asim under 337/AI, 337/12 and 379 sections of the Pakistan Penal Code.