Additional IGCTD appointed as inquiry officer in Naqeeb Mehsud case
Karachi (Jahanzaib Khan): Inspector General Police (IGP) Sindh on Thursday has appointed IG Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) Sanaullah Abbasi as an investigation officer into Naseemullah alias Naqeebullah Mehsud encounter case.
Acting on notice of Home Minister of Sindh Sohail Anwar Siyal, IGP Sindh anticipated justice to be done in the case.
On the other hand, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Malir Rao Anwar has refuted the news making rounds on the social media that it was an ‘extrajudicial killing’.
Relatives of Naqeeb told media that he was picked up by plain-clothes officials from Gul Sher Agha Hotel in Sohrab Goth on January 3 and then murdered in an extrajudicial encounter.
Naseemullah had arrived in Karachi a year ago and was running a garment shop at Al-Asif Square in Sohrab Goth, the relatives informed media.