Sindh govt submits JIT reports of Uzair Baloch case, Baldia factory incident


KARACHI: Sindh Government on Saturday submitted the reports of joint investigation team (JIT) about the Lyari’s gangster Uzair Baloch and Baldia factory incident before the Sindh High Court (SHC).

The reports were submitted by Advocate General of Sindh on the behest of Sindh government. The court remarked that it would review the JIT’s reports to see whether they could be made public or not.

The Advocate General told the court that there is no JIT report about former Fisherman Cooperative Society’s chairman Nisar Morai.

The counsel of the petitioner said that Sind government had issued notification regarding the JIT report of Morai.

The court directed the counsels advocate to submit the notification on next hearing if it was issued by the Sindh government.

The counsel pleaded the court that JIT reports which are being submitted by the Sindh government should be confirmed from relevant departments.

Ali Zaidi, federal minister for Maritime, in his petition had requested the SHC to order Sindh government to make this JIT reports public. He maintained that more than 250áwereáburnt to death in the Baldia factory fire, while Baloch and Morai have reportedly made some startling disclosures before the JITs. He had claimed that Nisar Morai revealed the names of senior politicians involved in the murder of seven people. Who are these seven people? their names should be disclosed.

We as the citizens have the right to know complete detail about the JITs, Ali Zaidi said in his petition.