KARACHI: Police claimed to have arrested a suspect involved in murder of Shahid Hamid, the managing director of Karachi Electric Supply Corporation (KESC), from Kotri. In a raid in Kotri city of Jamshoro district, police arrested Mahboob alias Shahzad, who was wanted in the murder case of Shahid Hamid, then chief of KESC, the utility supplying electricity to the city. KESC MD along with his driver and a guard were gunned down in the Defence Housing Authority on July 5, 1997. Earlier, an anti-terrorism court had…
Shahid Hamid murder case
KARACHI: Former worker of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) and a death row prisoner Saulat Mirza was executed at Balochistan's Machh Jail after dramatic postponement of his execution on March 19, after local television channels aired his video message in which he had levelled serious allegations against the top MQM leadership.
KARACHI: Sindh High Court (SHC) on Friday rejected a petition filed by the wife of death-row convict Saulat Mirza, which sought re-opening of the Shahid Hamid murder case and deferment of her husband’s execution.