Custodial killing case
KARACHI, Sept 22: A judicial magistrate issued on Saturday a show-cause notice to the investigation officer for failing to file a charge-sheet in a custodial death case.
The teenage suspect, Tayyab, along with his brother was picked up by the police in a robbery case in Kausar Niazi Colony and he was allegedly tortured to death on Sept 6 at the Hyderi police station. Constables Sikandar Ali Channa and Bilal Ahmed were booked in the case. When IO Inspector Arif failed to file a charge-sheet, Judicial Magistrate (central) Asif Ahmed issued a show-cause notice directing him to file a reply by Sept 26.—Staff Reporter