Chakwal: SHO among 11 cops booked for killing youth
CHAKWAL: The Sadr police registered a case against the SHO and 10 policemen for torturing a youth to death and later hanging him with a tree. Adeel Hussain, in an application to the police, contended that he with his family was sleeping in his house at Udharwal village when policemen led by SIs Hasnain Shah and M Yousaf entered their house and started beating the women. He said that the policemen took his brother Farhan with them and threatened to kill him if his another brother, Mehrban Bashir, was not produced in the police station. He said that the body of Farhan was found hanging from a tree after six hours.
He alleged that his brother had been killed at the behest of the SHO. He said that the police had raided their house to arrest his brother Mehrban for blocking a road during protest against loadshedding. Meanwhile, the autopsy report confirmed that the youth was strangled and later hanged with a tree. The case has been registered against SIs Hasnain Shah and M Yousaf, ASIs Khawar Saeed, Anar Pervaiz, head constable Khalid Masood and five others.