GUJRANWALA (APS News) – Special court of Gujranwala division’s anti-terrorism court (ATC) on Wednesday sent Inspector Shehzad Warraich on 12-day physical remand on the accusation for killing two lawyers in Daska, APS News reported.
According to details, Joint Investigation Team’s (JIT’s) inspector Muhammad Qasim presented the accused in court amid heavy contingent of police and requested for 15-day physical remand of the suspect.
The court however; adjourned the hearing till June 8 and remanded the accused in police custody for 12 days.
The suspect was presented before the court early morning to refrain from any sort of reaction from the lawyers whereas when the lawyer association came to know about court’s decision they strongly criticized it and said that the verdict can’t be announced without hearing their stance.
Earlier, at least two lawyers were killed in clashes with police when an anti-encroachment drive turned violent in Punjab province s Daska city, forcing authorities to deploy paramilitary forces to contain the unrest.