PESHAWAR: A single-member bench of the Peshawar High Court on Monday dismissed the bail plea of a police head constable arrested for conniving with militants for the escape of two undertrials and subsequent killing of three policemen.
PESHAWAR, Jan 26: Suspected militants lodged in Peshawar jail clashed with prison officials on Wednesday over the release of a teenaged colleague that they had opposed fearing that intelligence agencies would whisk him away and after the fear proved right, sources said.
PESHAWAR: As reported by the Dawn News on Tuesday, armed men riding a motorcycle gunned down two persons in Shaikhan area on Monday when they were on way to Peshawar central prison to visit an imprisoned relative, police said.
PESHAWAR: Prisoners went violent against the policemen in Peshawar Central Prison Thursday injuring three of them, while cops also wounded three inmates, the Dawn News reported Friday. The quarrel started when a police official, Qurban Ali, took a copy of the Holy Quran from the prisoners during a search operation, on which, the inmates made him hostage in a barrack and beat him up severely.