Karachi: Illegal detention case
KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Monday issued notice to the Inspector General of Police (IGP) Sindh, Sindh Home Secretary and prominent businessmen Muhammad Zubir Janoo and Mohammad Ali Janoo for submitting comments regarding the alleged illegal detention of a private company’s accountant, namely Muhammad Irfan.
The court issued notices on a constitutional petition filed by Fatima, the mother of Irfan. A single bench of SHC comprising Justice Ahmad Ali Sheikh was hearing the constitutional petition filed by Fatima against the IGP Sindh, Sindh Home Secretary prominent businessmen Zubir and Ali for seeking recovery of her son Irfan.
She stated in the petition that her son was an employee of Janoo brothers since few years. While working with the company he felt that his owners were involved in thieving taxes.
Fatima stated that her son realised that it was illegal and provided all information to the Central Board of Revenue (CBR). She further stated that as her son passed the information to the CBR, Janoo brothers learnt about the action and called him at their house on June 22.
Since then, Irfan did not return home. She claimed in the petition that Janoo brothers were involved in the kidnapping of her son. She prayed to the court to issue orders for her son’s release.