LAHORE: Police officers have decided to nominate Asad Bhatti in the case of the murder of Shahbaz Ahmad Tatla in the city, while legal options are being evaluated to nominate the missing SSP Mufakhir Adeel, reported ARY NEWS.
According to sources, the decision to nominate Asad Bhatti in the case was made after the victim’s family was trusted. “The family was shown all the evidence gathered so far that led to the death of Shahbaz Tatla,” they said.
The sources also said that efforts are being made to arrest the SSP Mufakhir Adeel. “We are weighing all the legal options to nominate Mufakhir Adeel, however, his arrest is necessary to present a solid case against him,” they said.
However, the sources claimed that the investigations so far have not found the involvement of the main police officer in the murder.
It is pertinent to mention here that on February 12, a superior superintendent (SSP) of the Punjab police was reported missing On Wednesday, SSP Mufakhir Adeel was last seen in the Johar Town area of Lahore.
The police officer disappeared last night and his mobile phone has been constantly turned off since the speculation of the disappearance.
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Deputy Inspector General of Operations (DIG) Rai Bahadur Saeed said the police officer’s family had not yet submitted a request to notify the development.
He also said that the police station was busy contacting the officer’s family and would get to the bottom of the situation.
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