Funeral prayer of martyred head constable offered

Zubair Qureshi

The funeral prayers of the martyred Head Constable (HC) Adeel Hussain were offered at Police Lines headquarters after the Friday prayers.

Shaheed Addel laid down his life while thwarting a terror attempt by a suicide bomber during a security check in the Sector I-10. Secretary Interior, IGP Islamabad, CPO Operations, civil administration, Pak Rangers and other senior police officers attended the funeral prayers of the martyred police officer at Police Line headquarters.

Later, the body of the martyr was sent to his native village Pakpattan, where he will be buried with full police honors. He is survived by a widow, two sons and a daughter.

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Islamabad Dr Akbar Nasir while commenting on the show of bravery by the martyred policeman and the injured said the nation salutes the martyred and injured soldiers. The terrorists have been targeting the police for some time now to demoralize the morale of law enforcement agencies, he added. He also issued strict orders and imposed a strict ban on carrying any kind of weapon in the city while ordering he said that strict crackdown should be initiated against vehicles with non-pattern and non-sample number plates. All activities will be carried out within the four walls, political workers are also requested to make proper security arrangements for the meetings, he maintained.