13-year old boy missing: SHC seeks comments from Rangers, police


KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Tuesday issued notices to Director General Rangers Sindh and Inspector General Police Sindh, to submit their comment on the petition seeking whereabouts of a 13-year-old boy who has been missing since 19th September 2015.

SHC bench headed by Justice Irfan Saadat took up the petition filed by the mother of detainee who moved the court against law enforcers for illegally detaining her son, Noor Mohammad.

The petitioner stated that her son, Noor Mohammad was 13-year old, and was a student of seminary school “Madarsa-e-Mustafa” Manghopir.

The mother of missing boy stated that her son was at their home on 19th September when the personnel of law enforcement agencies in civil dresses forcefully entered and picked her son. “Noor Mohammad is missing and his whereabouts has not been traced since then,” the petitioner stated.

She apprehends that her son is in detention of law enforcement agencies but they are not disclosing his custody.

Citing DG Rangers Sindh, IGP Sindh and SHO Manghopir police station as respondents, she prayed the court to direct the respondents to produce his son before the court and disclose the reason of his arrest.

After the initial hearing, the court issued notices to Attorney General and respondents to file their comments on 27th October.