Lahore: Court seeks challan in Rescue-15 attack case
LAHORE, March 28: An anti-terrorism court on Monday directed the prosecution department to submit a report (challan) in Rescue-15 building attack case by April 4.
On the last hearing, the court had also sought submission of the challan but in vain.
As many as 26 people, including an army colonel and 15 policemen, were killed while 350 injured when an explosives-laden vehicle hit the Rescue-15 building on Queen’s Road in 2009. The explosion also damaged the adjacent office of an intelligence agency.
The police with the help of intelligence agencies arrested Sarfraz, Abid and Shabbir and registered a case against them under sections 302 of the Pakistan Penal Code and Section 7 of the Anti-Terrorism Act.