Peshawar: The relatives, political party leaders and civil society activists have demanded of the government to probe the death of Masaud Shinwari here on Tuesday.
According to details, Masaud Shinwari , 32 s/o Akhtar Mir Mirdad Khel was in the custody of political administration last week when he suddenly fell to diarrhea and was reportedly and allegedly not shifted to Landikotal hospital timely for treatment.
When he was shifted to the hospital, the doctors there declared Masaud’s health unstable from where he was shifted to Peshawar hospital where his both kidneys were declared fail, sources and his relatives informed
Mehmood Shinwari, the brother of Masaud Shinwari told media that doctors carried on his dialysis of his both kidneys several times at Rehman Medical Centre Peshawar, but he could not recover and died Tuesday morning.
After the dead body of Masaud was shifted to Landikotal, his relatives placed his dead body in front of the political administration office at Landikotal bazaar and demanded of the authorities to probe the death of Masaud.
Addressing the gathering, Mufti Mohammad Ijaz Shinwari, the ameer of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Khyber Agency said and demanded that responsible persons should be identified who showed carelessness in providing him early treatment to Masaud at Landikotal Lock up.
Mufti Mohammad Ijaz also demanded that authorities should compensate the family of deceased person and the political administration of Landikotal should formally apologize to the family.
Representative of MNA Shaji Gul Afridi Nadeem Afridi , Khyber Sports Club President Mairaj Uddin Shinwari, Haji Banaras Shinwari and Mohammad Rehman the relative of Masaud also addressed the gathering and demanded that those who showed negligence to provide early treatment to Masaud should be given exemplary punishment . They demanded immediate transfer of assistant political agent and political tehsildar of Landikotal who were allegedly involved in the death of Masaud Shinwari.
It is to mention here that Masaud’s family had a minor property issue with their opponents and the political administration of Landikotal had put him in prison last weak where he suddenly suffered from diarrhea and was not provided treatment and his both kidneys failed due to dehydration in his body.
Meanwhile Tehsildar Landikotal in his comments said that Masud Shinwari had been provided all facilities and had taken him to Landikotal hospital time and again. He also said that the inmates of the jail can also testimony that he had been provided early treatment but when he got serious he was released and his father replaced him in jail who was also later released without bail for his better treatment .