DIG South suspends three cops

KARACHI: Deputy Inspector General (DIG) South Dr Jameel Ahmed on Tuesday suspended acting SHO Artillery Maidan Police Station Arshad Janjua and two other for arresting a citizen and registering fake FIR against him and showing fake recovery of weapon from his possession.

Fawad Ahmed, resident of Fatima Jinnah Road, requested DIG South Jameel Ahmed in a letter that SHO Irshad Janjua accompanied with Qasim Bobi registered a fake FIR against his brother Hamad Ahmed and arrested him and showed fake recovery of weapon from his possession. In the letter he was of the view that Qasim had grabbed his brother’s flat.

Acting on the application, DIG South ordered to Sub-Division Police Officer DSP Frere Zawar Hussain Unar to conduct inquiry. After proving that the case was fake, Jameel suspended SHO, SI Saleem Nawaz and investigation Officer SI Mohammad Anwar and ordered departmental action against them.