Karachi: 5 university students remanded
KARACHI: Administrative Judge (AJ) of Anti-Terrorism Court Karachi, Justice Maqbool Baqir here on Monday remanded in police custody five university students allegedly involved in kidnapping for ransom and vehicle theft cases. The Anti-Violence Crime Cell of Sindh police arrested Amir Hussain, Mohammad Arshad, Ansar Khalid, Mohammad Salman & Mohammad Taha on May 15, 2011.
The police alleged that accused, students enrolled in Master of Business Administration, Bachelor of Business Administration and Association of Chartered Certified Accountants programmes at various universities of the city, were involved in cases of kidnapping for ransom and car theft in Defence, Gulshan-e-Iqbal and Gulistan-e-Johar. Several cases of kidnapping for ransom and vehicle theft were registered against them. On Monday, the investigation officer (IO) produced accused and requested for their physical custody to complete the investigation. AJ Justice Maqbool Baqir remanded them to police custody till May 29, 2011 and directed IO to submit the charge sheet and produce suspects on next date.