An Anti-terrorism Court on Tuesday (June 4) rejected police request for extension in the physical remand of PTM leader Ali Wazir and sent him to Jail on judicial remand.
According to reports, the CTD presented Ali Wazir before the anti-terrorism court after expiry of eight-day physical remand. The CTD requested the court for extension in physical remand, but the judge rejected the request of the CTD. The court sent the MNA to jail on judicial remand. The CTD shifted the parliamentarian to Peshawar Jail.
Ali Wazir was taken into custody after a security check-post came under attack last Sunday. Three people were killed and five soldiers injured in a clash between security forces and Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement (PTM) protesters on Sunday (May 26) in North Waziristan. As per Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), a group led by Mohsin Javed and Ali Wazir, assaulted Kharqamar check post, Boyya,North Waziristan tribal district this morning. They wanted to exert pressure for release of suspected terrorists’ facilitator arrested the other day.
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17 November, 2019