KARACHI: An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) on Saturday handed over three Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) officials including Deputy Managing Director Shoaib Warsi and his accomplices to Rangers for 90 days.
The personnel of Pakistan Rangers, Sindh, along with their law officer produced Deputy MD of SSGC Shoaib Warsi, Kamran Nagi and Zuhair Siddiqui before the court amid tight security. According to the Rangers, the suspects are wanted for investigation for their alleged involvement in corruption and excess of powers.
The court allowed the paramilitary force to detain the suspects for 90 days for interrogation, considering legal provisions 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 suspects with relevant documents was made in compliance with section 11EEEE (3) of ATA for the information and record of the court.