Shahzeb murder case: ATC gives physical remand of 3 accused

Karachi: The Anti Terrorism Court ATC on Monday issued non-bailable arrest warrants against Shahrukh Jatoi, the key accused in the Shahzeb Khan murder case.

ATC also handed over three accused including prime co-accused Siraj Talpur nominated in Khan’s murder case to the police custody for 10day physical remand.

Shahzeb Khan was gunned down on December 25, 2012 in Karachi and following the incidents Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry had taken a suo moto notice and ordered the inspector general of police of Sindh to produce accused before the court.

Following the Supreme Court’s order, Sindh police had conducted several raids across the province and arrested from Dadu accused Siraj Talpur, Imdad Talpur, Sajjad Talpur and Ghulam Murtaza Lashari nominated in the murder case.

On Monday Police produced Siraj Talpur, Sajjad Talpur and Ghulam Murtaza Lashari before the anti terrorism court.

The Judge, Ghulam Mustafa Memon, of the ATCIII sent them to prison on physical remand till 17 January.

Moreover, the court also issued non-bailable arrest warrant against Shahrukh Jatoi, who is on run since the Khan’s murder, and also against his father Sikandar Jatoi.

The court also ordered investigation officer to produce them before the court for remand as early as possible.