Sub-Inspector of Islamabad Police suspended; inquiry marked against Senior House Officer Sabzi Manid police station

Islamabad: Senior Superintendent of Police Islamabad Muhammad Yousuf Malik has suspended a Sub-Inspector of Islamabad Police for dereliction of duties and also marked inquiry against Station House Officer of Sabzi Mandi police station to officer of SP rank, a police spokesman said.

According to details, the SSP Islamabad has taken disciplinary action against two police official including Sub-Inspector Haider Ali and SHO Sabzi Mandi Inspector Abdul Majeed for sluggish response in interrogation of case and lack of professional handling by them. He suspended Sub-Inspector Haider Ali while inquiry was marked against both cops to SP (Saddar) Sajid Kiani.

After their sluggish attitude in interrogation of case, CIA police was entrusted a case in which its officials busted a gang of dacoits and arrested five culprits besides recovering Rs 1000,000 from them. This gang was involved in snatching an oil tanker on a gun point at IJ Principal Road.

The culprits had pilfered the oil and sold it for one million rupees. The police have obtained physical remand of the culprits from a relevant court for further investigations.

Oil tanker being driven by Syed Nasir Hussain Shah and conductor Nadeem Akhtar was snatched on a gun point on the road by five unidentified criminals. The oil tanker was of Mohammad Khan son of Noor Ahmad who is a resident of Attock.

The culprits pumped oil from the tanker out and later left the tanker in Attock at Haji Shah Mor. Following a complaint from owner of the tanker Mohammad Khan, a case was registered with the Sabzi Mandi Police under section 395 of Pakistan Penal Code.

After poor investigation into this case, SSP Islamabad Muhammad Yousuf Malik later transferred the case to the CIA Police on Aug 30 on request of the complainant. The CIA In-charge Bashir Ahmad Noon along with Tariq Rauf ASI and Zafar Iqbal ASI traced and arrested the culprits.

The culprits are identified as Asif Iqbal son of Lal Shah of Rawalpindi, Matloob Hussain son of Mahboob Hussain of Attock, Sajid Mahmood son of Maroof of Rawalpindi, Shahzad son of Munsif Khan of Rawalpindi and Aamir Saeed son of Mohammad Daud of Rawalpindi.

The SSP also announced cash reward and appreciation letters for CIA police officials who investigated the case. For lack of professional attitude, he suspended Sub-Inspector Haider Ali from Sabzi Mandi police and also ordered inquiry against SHO and suspended officials to SP (Saddar) Sajid Kiani. The SSP said that no one is above law and those involved in dereliction of duties will not be spared.

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