Man arrested for desecration of holy Quran in Hangu
HANGU: Hangu police arrested person accused of desecration of the holy Quran from Kotli Bala, Hangu on Wednesday.
According police sources, the accused, Saiful Malook, a resident of Kotki Bala, had sustained bullet wounds as he was fired upon by unidentified people, who had caught him in the act. He was admitted to the Al-Madina Hospital, a private health clinic in Hangu for treatment.
Upon receiving information, local police took the accused into custody to prevent the situation from deteriorating. Hangu Deputy Superintendent of Police, Gul Jamal, confirmed the arrest, saying a case under Section 295 had been registered against Malook.