Judge to probe ATM robber’s death in police custody

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Rahim Yar Khan

Senior Civil Judge Shaikh Fayaz Hussain has been tasked to carry out a probe into the death of viral ATM thief Salahuddin who allegedly died from severe torture by police in Rahim Yar Khan. The District and Session court appointed Mr Hussain as an inquiry officer to delve into the murder case to find out the truth.
The station house officer (SHO) and two investigation officers of the City-A-Division Police Station, who were nominated in the murder case, have been issued notices to appear before the judicial officer. Salahuddin Ayubi’s father has also been served a notice to become part of the investigation.
SHO Mahmoodul Hassan and investigation officers Sub-Inspector Shafaat Ali and Assistant Sub-Inspector Matloob Hussain were accused of killing Ayubi during interrogation.—INP