Karachi: ST leader, workers sent to lock-up
KARACHI: Sunni Tehrik leader Shahid Ghauri and seven other party men were remanded in police custody on Saturday for three days for interrogation in an arson case by the administrative judge of the anti-terrorism courts in Karachi, Justice Maqbool Baqar of the Sindh High Court.
They were arrested on Friday night for resorting to violent activities and creating a law and order situation in the city. The case (FIR 366/2022) was registered by at the Mominabad police station under Sections 426 (punishment for mischief) and 34 (common intention) of the Pakistan Penal Code.
Justice Baqar directed the investigation officer to get the identification parade of the suspects before a judicial magistrate on Oct 10. The judge, however, directed the police not to handcuff the ST leader.