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SHC approves transfer of cases against Rao Anwar to another court

KARACHI: Sindh High Court on Monday granted a petition seeking transfer of two cases against former SSP Rao Anwar to another court. A bench of the high court heard a plea filed by the father of Naqeebullah Mehsud, who was killed in extrajudicial killing in Karachi. Petitioner's counsel Faisal Siddiqui in his arguments on the petition before the court said that the Anti-Terrorism Court II could not be trusted. He said the court gave extraordinary concessions to Rao Anwar and other accused. The accused were released…

Prosecutor excuses himself to plead Naqeebullah case after threats

KARACHI: Suspended SSP Rao Anwar and other accused in the extrajudicial killing case of Naqeebullah Mehsud, appeared before the Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) here, on Monday, where a new prosecutor has been appointed in the case. Former prosecutor of the case Ali Raza has exempted himself from pleading the case after receiving threats, ARY News reported. Sindh law department has appointed Nazeer Bhangora as the new prosecutor in the case. The court reserved its verdict over the prosecution objections related to the…

Police make headway in Naqeebullah extrajudicial killing case

KARACHI: Sindh Police made a key arrest in the extrajudicial killing of 27-year-old Naqeebullah Mehsud during a raid conducted on a tip-off in Quaidabad area of the city, sources privy to the development informed ARY News on Wednesday. According to the sources, the police investigation team arrested constable Jameel Abbasi of Malir City police station during the raid. Abbasi had been performing guard duty for Station House Officer (SHO) Shah Latif Town Amanullah Marwat, another absconding officer in the case. The…

Naqeebullah killed in fake police encounter: Inquiry report

KARACHI: The inquiry committee investigating Naqeebullah Mehsud’s ‘extrajudicial’ killing on Friday submitted its initial report to the Supreme Court, ahead of the suo motu hearing at its Karachi Registry tomorrow. In the 15-page report, the committee has declared Naqeebullah innocent and rejected the claims made by suspended SSP Malir Rao Anwar in light of the evidences. The report asserts that Naqeebullah alongside two other men named Qasim and Hazrat Ali were picked up by policemen in plain clothes on January 3.…

Police carry out raids to arrest Rao Anwar, other policemen in Naqeeb murder case

KARACHI: Police have been carrying out raids to arrest former SSP Malir Rao Anwar and seven other policemen nominated in FIR of Naqeebullah Mehsud’s extrajudicial killing. This was stated by Deputy Inspector General (DIG) East Sultan Khawaja on Wednesday while talking to the media. He said police have also conducted overnight raids in Karachi to make an arrest but no major breakthrough could be achieved as the suspended cops have turned off their mobile phones and went underground. On the occasion, he shared the…