Our Staff Reporter


Three persons were killed in different mishaps here the other day.

As per details, a 25-year-old man died in police custody. The Satellite Town Police arrested a culprit identified as Nazakat, son of Muhammad Khan, a resident of Mauza Dadoana involved in different cases. However, during police custody the accused died and the police took his dead body to DHQ hospital. According to police, the reason for his death was heart attack while on the other side the relatives of deceased claimed that he died because of police torture. They staged a protest against the police and blocked Gojra Road. Later, they dispersed after assurance of registration of a case against the police officials. Meanwhile, the police registered a case was registered against five police officials including Satellite Town Police SHO Syed Iram Raza Bukhari, Sub-Inspector Muhammad Sharif Kherra, constables - Naveedul Hassan, Faizullah and Shokeen.

In another road mishap which happened on Jhang-Bakkar Road a young man was killed. Reportedly, Hafiz Bilal, son of Muzaffar, a resident of Chanmbeli Market Jhang was going on his bike. As he reached near bypass, the bike rammed into a tractor-trolley coming from the opposite direction due to speeding. Resultantly, he sustained critical wounds and breathed his last on the spot. Meanwhile, a 20-year-old boy was killed. According to available reports, Bahir Ahmed, a resident of Ghagh-1 was on the way on his bike when the motorcycle swerved off due to speeding. Resultantly, he fell on the road and died on the spot.