SHC seeks JIT in missing person’s case

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Monday directed SSP Investigation to submit a Joint Investigation Team’s (JIT) report regarding the whereabouts of one Faraz Khan Baloch who has been missing since February 2015.

SHC bench headed by Irfan Saadat was hearing a petition filed by missing man’s Father, Mohammad Baloch who sought the whereabouts of his son. The court directed home department to submit a JIT report and tell the court about the whereabouts of Khan in the next hearing.

The petitioner stated that his son was serving in Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Medical College in Lyari, he was at college when the vehicles without number plate entered and the personnel picked him up forcefully.

The father of missing man stated that the personnel hammered his son brutally and took him away forcibly. The whereabouts of Faraz Khan Baloch has not been traced out yet.

Citing ministries of interior and defense, home department, DG Rangers Sindh and IG Police as respondents, he prayed the court to direct the respondents to produce his son before the court.