KARACHI: The Pakistan Rangers on Tuesday produced two accused, Ayaz Ahmed and Rehan Akram, before Anti Terrorism Court (ATC) and informed it about their 90-day preventive detention for interrogation.
The personnel of Pakistan Rangers, Sindh, along with their counsel produced both the accused, Ayaz Ahmed and Rehan Akram before ATC and informed it that the suspects were picked up during the targeted operation in Karachi and they had credible information about their involvement in serious offenses and criminal activities. Both the suspects allegedly belonged to a political party.
The court allowed the paramilitary force to detain both the suspects for 90 days for interrogation considering legal provisions Section 11EEEE (1), which was inserted under the Pakistan Protection Ordinance 2013. This amendments made to the Anti-Terrorism Act 1997, have authorized the paramilitary force to detain suspects for three months for interrogations.