KHAIRPUR : A woman moved a court here on Friday for registration of an FIR against seven people, including a leader of the PTI and some policemen, who were allegedly involved in the murder of her husband.

Gohar Khatoon, widow of Khuda Bukhsh Shaikh, filed a petition in the court of the Khairpur sessions saying that DSP Mir Liaquat Talpur, his brother and PTI leader Mir Barkat Ali Talpur, police inspector Amen Pathan, policeman Altaf, Mir Himmat Ali Talpur and others attacked her house in the Arab Solangi village on April 23 this year and tortured her family members. As a result of the torture, she said, her husband succumbed to his injuries.  The judge, after hearing the arguments, admitted her petition and issued a notice to the Kumb SHO.