KARACHI: Residents of Mehmoodabad held a protest outside the Karachi Press Club (KPC) on Wednesday against arrest of famous poet Sahil Azad’s son by Station House Officer (SHO) of Mehmoodabad.
Protesters, carrying placards and banners, chanted slogans against SHO Mehmoodabad.
Speaking on the occasion, Sahil Azad alleged that his son Nadir Ali, 22, was arrested along with his friend by SHO Yaseen Gujar on Monday evening and then he was injured in fake encounter while an FIR was also registered against him. The injured was under treatment in the hospital.
He appealed to Governor Sindh Ishrat-ul-Ibad and high officials to suspend the SHO and provide justice.