Villagers protest against police


NAUNDERO: Villagers held a protest demo against police here on Wednesday.

Ketty Mumtaz Police beat some men & women belonging to Khakhrani community who had gone there to register FIR against five armed men who had entered forcibly into the house of a villager and injured a woman last night in village Shahani.

After their failure the affected villagers reached Benazir Bhutto Press Club here on Wednesday, held protest demonstration against the cops’ highhandedness and chanted slogans against the SHO of Ketty Mumtaz police station.

Aged women including Taj Khatoon, Ashraf Khatoon, Halima, Rubina and others complained that some men belonging to Kharos community entered the house of one Shahzadi Khakhrani to steal buffaloes but on resistance they was fired by them opened firing in which Shahzadi was injured.

They said they went to Ketty Mumtaz police station to lodge FIR against them but the SHO and other cops beat them up and did not file their FIR.

They demanded of higher police authorities to take stern action against police and provide justice to them.