Rangers detain one suspect for three months

KARACHI: Rangers produced one suspect before Anti-Terrorism Court-IV (ATC-IV) on Monday for intimation of the court about his preventive detention for interrogation.

Personnel of Pakistan Rangers, Sindh, along with their own counsel produced one suspect Amir before the ATC-IV Judge under tight security.

They informed the court that he was picked up within the remits of South area of Karachi.

The paramilitary force had information about his alleged involvement in targeted killing, extortion and other offences.

They contended that the suspect was required to be questioned for their allegedly involvement in criminal activities.

According to Rangers, accused belongs to political party.

The recent amendments in Anti-Terrorism Act 1997’ Section II EEEEE in November 2013 has authorized the paramilitary forces to detain suspects till three months for interrogations.