A Pakistani journalist has demanded a judicial investigation into the torture and humiliation he confronted at the palms of leaders of the Prime Minister Imran Khan-led Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). Speaking at the press convention on Friday, Saifullah Jan, member of the governing physique of the Charsadda Press Club, stated that the PTI leaders, together with Abdullah, his brother Fahim, Zakat Committee chairman Iftikhar and different armed males, forcibly took him to the PTI’s workplace in Charsadda Bazaar, the place he was allegedly stripped bare and tortured, The News International reported.
He additional stated that the leaders had additionally made a video of him whereas being bare. He was let go solely after public strain, the scribe stated.
The journalist additionally stated that although District Police Officer Mohammad Shoaib had ordered the cops at the Sardari Police Station to register the case as per the regulation the police used “delaying tactics and did not include the relevant sections of the law in the FIR”.
The scribe identified that although his leg was fractured as a result of torture the police wrote within the FIR that he has suffered minor accidents.
As per the criticism, 5 names of the PTI have been registered. However, Saifullah stated, the police eliminated Iftikhar’s title, who’s the primary accused within the case.
While urging the chief justice of the Peshawar High Court to look into the matter, the journalist stated that the police didn’t press prices towards the accused and the native courtroom granted bail to them, The News International reported.