BARKHAN: Member Balochistan Assembly Abdul Rehman Khetran was arrested and 12 detained were recovered from his personal jail. This was stated by DIG Loralai Yaqoob Minhas at a Press conference here Sunday.
DIG Loralai told that on January 11 MPA Abdul Rehman Khetran came to Barkhan Bazaar along with his guards in various vehicles. They snatched official weapons and ammunition from policemen deputed on patrolling and nakas in the area. They abducted policemen Mohsin Bashir, Tahir Ali, Abdul Rahim etc and left them at unknown place. They also tortured SHO.
SHO informed the situation to high ups who in turn apprised provincial government. Government directed for registration of case against MPA Abdul Rehman Khetran.
A team comprising ATF and RRG officials headed by SP Fazil Butt reached Barkhan to arrest the accused. Abdul Rehman Khetran offered his arrest without any resistance.
On search of personal jail of Abdul Rehman Khetran following 12 persons were recovered. They included Mst Sultana Bibi, Mst Shah Bibi, Mst Hajira Bibi, Mst Sher Bano, Saeed Ahmed, Bashir Ahmed, Yar Muhammad, Muhammad and Muhammad Safdar (resident of Punjab). Abdul Rehman was also recovered who was kept chained.
Large quantity of arms and ammunition including anti aircraft guns, SMG (China), rounds of 12.7 mm AA gun, rounds of Dangar Rifle, Grenades, 30 bore pistol, rockets, mortar shells, missiles, kalakov, binoculars, walky talkie sets, mortar stand and number plates of vehicles.