- IHC irked over involved officers’ unpreparedness
- Justice Kayani remarks incapability to get well lacking reveals authorities’s incompetence
ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Excessive Courtroom on Monday issued notices to the house and protection secretaries, and former inspector-general of police Aamir Zulfiqar Khan in a lacking particular person’s case.
A single-member bench presided over by Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani was listening to a petition filed by Zainab Zaeem Khan, spouse of Abdullah Omar, who has been lacking since June 2015.
In the course of the listening to, the decide was irked by the unpreparedness of involved officers and warned of motion towards the house secretary and the current Inspector-Common of Police (IGP) Qazi Jamilur Rehman.
Justice Kayani noticed that the shortcoming to get well lacking individuals confirmed incompetence of the federal government and the State. “Islamabad Police can solely cease petty crimes,” he remarked, adding that recovering missing persons was not their cup of tea.
The judge remarked that security agencies have failed to protect citizens and issued notices to home and defense secretaries and former IGP of Islamabad Police.
The hearing has been adjourned till January 19.
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In 2018, the identical bench had imposed a Rs2 million effective on the secretaries of defence and inside, inspector normal of Islamabad police and members of a joint investigation crew (JIT) and set a six-month deadline for the restoration of Omar.
It could be talked about right here that Omar was a suspect within the homicide of former federal minister Shahbaz Bhatti and Chaudhry Zulfiqar Ali, an FIA prosecutor within the Benazir Bhutto homicide case.