Dir judge visits jail, orders release of five inmates
TIMERGARA: Civil Judge Ataullah Jan Gandapur, on the directives of Peshawar High Court chief justice, visited the district jail on Saturday and ordered release of five prisoners arrested for their involved in cases of petty nature.
The freed prisoners were identified as Izzat Khan of Dir Upper, Fazal Wadod of Timergara, Shamshad Mohammad of Danwa, Nisaruddin of Miagano Cham and Salim Gul of Siar Rabat. The civil judge also examined barracks of prisoners and inquired about facilities in the jail.
He also issued directives to the jail administration to provide basic facilities to the inmates. The local courts and judicial magistrates released several prisoners involved in cases of petty nature during the last days of Ramazan, sources said.