Islamabad: Scholar’s killers arrested
ISLAMABAD: Two persons were arrested from Kasur for their alleged involvement in the murder of a religious scholar and local official of Saudi Embassy’s sub–office on Thursday, police said. The capital police traced the outlaws with the help of mobile phone record of the victim. The investigators got some important information which suggested that it was a target killing.
The embassy official, Dr Hafiz Abdul Rasheed Azhar, was strangulated by two visitors at the drawing room of his house in Sector I-10/1 on March 17.He was director of Dawa Academy and an official of Maktab-i-Dawa, sub–office of Saudi Embassy.