Court approves final challan in Safoora carnage case


An anti-terrorism court (ATC) on Saturday approved final challan presented by the investigation officer in Safoora carnage case.

The challan stated that eight suspects had been arrested while 11 others were still at large. Suspect Qamar Sultan and other supplied weapons to the absconders. After accepting the challan, the court issued non-bailable warrants against the accused. Prime suspects include Zahid Motiwala, Mistri Pathan, Abdullah, Daud Pathan and others. At least 45 people of the Shia Ismaili community, including 18 women, were killed in an armed attack on their bus near Safoora Goth on May 13.