An anti-terrorism courtroom (ATC) granted on Friday bail to former SSP Malir Rao Anwar in a case towards him for submitting a pretend first knowledge report (FIR) towards Naqeebullah Mehsud, who was killed in a ‘staged’ encounter.
The trial courtroom has accredited the bail towards surety bonds price Rs1 million. The decision on the bail pleas was reserved on July 17.
Anwar had filed an FIR towards Mehsud and three others for possession of unlawful weapons and explosives. Nonetheless, a joint investigation workforce (JIT) had later discovered the accuations fake.
Earlier, the ATC granted bail to former senior police officer Rao Anwar throughout the Naqeebullah Mehsud homicide case.
The courtroom has accredited the bail of the ex-senior superintendent of police Malir towards Rs1 million surety bonds.
Anwar and 11 different police officers are dealing with trial for allegedly killing Mehsud, a shopkeeper and aspiring mannequin from South Waziristan, and three others in a staged encounter on January 13.
One other case has been registered towards the previous SSP for possessing unlawful weapons and explosives. He has not been granted bail in that case but.
On July 5, the ATC had reserved its verdict on the bail plea.
Through the July 4 listening to of the case, Amir Mansoob Qureshi, counsel for former police officer, had argued that his shopper was not current on the crime scene when the youth was gunned down.
POLICE BLAME ANWAR FOR KILLING MEHSUD
In a cost sheet report submitted to the ATC, Sindh Police have lastly declared former SSP as the primary offender within the Naqeebullah Mehsud’s encounter case, that had garnered the eye of prime courtroom docket as correctly.
District Central SSP, Dr Rizwan Ahmad Khan, has submitted a supplementary charge-sheet on the premise of Joint Investigation Crew (JIT)’s report, which holds Rao Anwar liable for the encounter.
In response to the ‘damaging’ charge-sheet, which has been formulated after taking statements of witnesses -including Muhammad Qasim and Hazrat Ali – and proof, Rao Anwar was main the employees, which was concerned in abducting, declaring Naqeebullah, Muhammad Ishaq, Muhammad Sabir and Nazar Jan as terrorists and later killing them within the fake encounter.
It’s also stated that in interrogation, Anwar intentionally delayed the matter and withheld the information and could not produce any proof to determine his innocence, nonetheless, it has been confirmed that he was present on the crime scene, Particular Tribune reported.
The investigators additionally unearthed Rao’s contact with police constables Jahangir Khanzada and Shakil Feroz through DSP Qamar and SHO Amanullah Marwat. It was additionally discovered that former DSP Qamar Ahmad compromised the proof on the crime scene and acted as a facilitator to the employees concerned throughout the encounter.
The police investigation says that the constable Shakil Feroz changed cellular SIMs after the incident, nonetheless, the police have admitted that the weapons used throughout the encounter have however to be seized.
The investigations had been carried out by the JIT headed by Sindh AIG Aftab Pathan, which was devised on the directives of Supreme Court docket and it held 16 conferences at completely different places to probe the high-profile case.
It is to be famous that Rao Anwar was arrested from the premises of the Supreme Court docket after he surrnder to the courtroom docket after lengthy conceal and search.