Ghotki policeman booked for torturing Hindu man


A policeman who tortured an elderly Hindu man in Ghotki for selling edibles before Iftar was taken into custody on Saturday night following a social media campaign calling for justice for the old man.

According to police, the police constable named Ali Hassan posted in Hayat Pitafi Town was arrested on the charges of torturing and injuring Gokal Das, an octogenarian.

SSP Ghotki Masood Bangash said that a First Information Report (FIR) has been registered in Jarwar police station under Sections 337, 504 and 506/2 of Pakistan Penal Code against the policeman for assaulting the senior citizen.

The police officer said that the unfortunate incident, which drew everyone’s attention, took place on Friday.

As the pictures of Das showing his torture marks went viral on social media, Inspector General Sindh AD Khawaja also took notice of the incident and ordered that justice must be served to the Hindu labourer.


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    I want to donate some money for this elderly person…can this paper help me on this…

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