Rangers detain suspect for 90 days

KARACHI: The Pakistan Rangers on Tuesday produced a suspect before Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) and informed it about 90-day preventive detention of the suspect for questioning.

The personnel of Pakistan Rangers, Sindh, along with their counsel, produced Noor Alam before the court amid tight security. According to the Rangers, the suspect was allegedly involved in targeted killings.

The court allowed the paramilitary force to detain the suspect for 90 days for interrogation, considering legal provisions of section 11EEEE (1) of ATA. The paramilitary force has the authority to detain suspects for the period of three moths for questioning under section 11EEEE (1) of ATA.

The production of the suspect with relevant documents was made in compliance with section 11EEEE (3) of ATA for the information and record of the court. The suspect was arrested from Orangi Town and was allegedly involved in target killing.