IGP confident to arrest prime suspect of attack on MPA


Punjab police is all set to bring back the prime suspect and mastermind of the attack on PML(N) MPA Bilal Yasin, Inspector General of Police (IGP), Punjab Rao Sardar Ali Khan expressed these views on Friday.

He was of the view that Mian Vicky, who had allegedly sent men to shoot Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Member of Punjab Assembly (MPA) Bilal Yasin dead, would be arrested soon.

He further said that Lahore police were going to issue red warrants for the arrest of the remaining suspects in the case, including the chief suspect Mian Vicky. “We are also in touch with the Interpol to bring Vicky back to Pakistan in case he has fled abroad,” the IGP disclosed.

It is pertinent to mention here that the two men, arrested in connection with firing on Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) MPA Bilal Yasin, who is also the nephew of PML-N supremo Nawaz Sharif, had made some startling revelations to the interrogators.

Bilal Yasin had got injured on December 31, 2021 when two unknown motorcyclists opened fire at him in Lahore. Bilal was immediately shifted to Mayo Hospital for treatment. According to eyewitnesses, the PML-MPA received bullets in the leg and abdomen.

Police officials said the shooters, Majid and Kashif, had disclosed that they had agreed to take the life of the MPA in exchange for Ice Drugs; that they had been evicted from their homes by their parents a long time ago, and that planning for the attack was done at Muhsin’s outhouse, who was the partner of Mian Vicky, a bookie.

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