Web
Analytics
The news is by your side.

SSP Rao Anwar

Naqeeb murder case: FIA thwarts Rao Anwar’s attempt to flee country

RAWALPINDI: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Tuesday stopped former SSP Malir Rao Anwar, who is facing a probe into alleged extrajudicial killing of 27-year-old youth from South Waziristan, from leaving the country. Quoting sources, ARY News reported, SSP Anwar tried to flee the country to avoid the investigation into the killing of Naqeebullah in an alleged fake encounter. The police officer was to board a Dubai-bound flight at the Benazir International Airport, Islamabad but was barred by FIA officials from…

SSP Malir Rao Anwar removed from post over Naqeebullah’s death in ‘shootout’

KARACHI: Inspector General of Police in Sindh Allah Dino Khowaja has removed SSP Malir Rao Anwar from his post on the recommendations of a three-member committee formed to investigate the killing of 27-year-old Naqeebullah Mehsud in an allegedly fake shootout. Quoting official sources, ARY News reported,  the committee, headed by Additional IG CTD Sanaullah Abbasi and comprising DIG East Sultan Khawaja and DIG South Azad Khan, recommended the provincial police chief to suspend SSP Anwar. They said the probe body…

Karachi: Police arrest four suspects in crackdown on street criminals

KARACHI: In a crackdown against street criminals, police arrested four suspects during various raids in different parts of the city late Friday night, police said. Two alleged burglars affiliated to Taala Torr group were arrested in a pre-dawn raid, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Rao Anwar said. He said both men have been involved in scores of burglaries and other street crimes. The senior police officer also claimed to have recovered cutters and lock-breaking tools from their possession. However, no details…

Three bullet-riddled bodies found near Karachi’s Northern Bypass

KARACHI: Police on Monday found three unidentified bullet-riddled bodies, dumped near Northern Bypass of the city, ARY News reported. According to Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Malir Rao Anwar, the bodies were found near a police outpost. A pamphlet of proscribed outfit Ansar-al-Sharia has also been found alongside the bodies which read the deceased were involved in targeted killing of police volunteer force personnel. The note further read that the deceased were wrongly using the militant organization’s name…

Investigators ‘clear’ SSP Rao Anwar of wrongdoing in Khawaja Izhar’s arrest

KARACHI: Senior Superintendent Police (SSP) Rao Anwar who was suspended on September 16 for briefly arresting Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Pakistan leader Khawaja Izharul Haq only to be reinstated after two later, has been cleared of all the charges by a probing team on Wednesday. Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah had suspended Rao Anwar for allegedly not following due procedures when arresting the MQM Pakistan leader, a charge SSP had rejected and insisted he raided Khawaja Izharul Haq’s residence as per law.…