Mansehra: 4 cops given in police remand
MANSEHRA: Four cops, who had killed alleged timber smugglers in Pulrah area, were arrested here on Saturday and handed over to the police for a two-day physical remand.
The killings sparked violent protests and a case was registered against the four Elite Force constables named Nazakat Ali, Mohammad Faisal, Yasar Rustam and Syed Ghulam Mustafa Shah.
The arrested cops were produced before the Judicial Magistrate Shaukatullah Shah for physical remand and the judge handed them over to the police.
District Police Officer Ijaz Ahmad Khan told reporters that a team headed by Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP)-Investigation Mohammad Khalid Khan had been constituted for investigation.