Man dies in police custody in Lahore
LAHORE: A 30-year-old man died of torture in the Green Town police custody on Wednesday. Green Town police officials picked Ziaullah, of Okara, a couple of days ago from an undisclosed location and subjected him to severe torture during investigation which led to his death, a police official told Dawn seeking anonymity. He said the victim, who was an alleged hardened criminal and a history-sheeter, was arrested a couple of days ago.
He said a case had been registered against an ASI and three police constables. Sources at the Jinnah Hospital’s mortuary also confirmed marks of bruises on all body parts.