Intoxicated cop in Sukkur sets two ablaze after disagreement over wedding guests


SUKKUR: According to reports an intoxicated police constable in Sukkur on Friday allegedly set his sister and a neighbour on fire after they invited relatives he disliked to his nephew’s wedding.

Nausheen and Arbeli were taken to a local hospital in critical condition by their family members before being shifted to Karachi, told the constable’s brother to a private media outlet.

The accused constable, Mehboob Bhutto, was arrested on the orders of the Sukkur Senior Superintendent Police (SSP).

The SSP assured that a case will be registered against the constable following which a First Information Report (FIR) was registered against the accused and his brother Shahid Ahmed Bhutto under Sections 324 and 504 of the Pakistan Penal Code.