PESHAWAR: A judicial fee trying into the 2014 Military Public College carnage has recorded the assertion of the then Peshawar corps commander, retired Lieutenant-Hidayatur Rehman and the then Peshawar senior superintendent of police (SSP), Najeebur Rehman Bugvi.
Focal particular person for the fee Imranullah Khan stated the previous corps commander had recorded the assertion in 4 days because the train was held for 4 to 5 hours day by day till Feb 16.
He additionally stated Najeebur Bugvi had recorded assertion on Monday.
Till now, the fee headed by Justice Mohammad Ibrahim Khan of the Peshawar Excessive Courtroom has recorded the statements of 126 individuals, largely dad and mom of the martyred APS college students, injured college students, workers members, military and cops, and well being professionals.
The APS terrorist assault had killed 147 individuals, largely college students, on Dec 16, 2014.
126 individuals largely dad and mom of scholars have to date appeared earlier than fee
The fee now awaits the reply of the defence ministry relating to the looks of eight different military officers earlier than it for recording statements.
The Feb 11 fee despatched a letter to the ministry for look of eight military officers together with Main Common Inam Haider of the Engineering Corps, who was then a brigadier, the chairman of the Board of Governor of Military Public Academic Establishments (APEI) previous to the prevalence Brigadier (retd) Abdul Naeem Bhatti, appearing commanding officer Main Abdul Latif, Lieutenant Colonel Muzzafaruddin Ansari, Lieutenant Colonel Jamil Ahmad Lakhiar, Main Muhammad Asjad Bugti, Main Aamir Shah, who had additionally obtained accidents within the prevalence and Main Physician Zahid Cheema of Military Medical Corps.
Aside from the previous corps commander, the fee has to date recorded assertion of a number of vital military and cops.
The military officers who’ve recorded their statements embody the then chairman of APEI BoG Brigadier Mudassir Azam; an officer of 102 Brigade, HQ-11 Corps, Brigadier Inayatullah; Main Physician Asim Shehzad of Military Medical Corps; and secretary of the BOG Colonel Hazrat Bilal.
The fee, which has been conducting in-camera proceedings because of sensitivity of the matter, has additionally recorded statements of some high-ranking police officers together with the not too long ago transferred Provincial Police Officer Salahuddin Mehsud, the then PPO Nasir Durrani, the then DIG of Counter Terrorism Division, Muhammad Alam Shinwari, the then secretary of residence and tribal affairs division Syed Akhter Ali Shah, the then capital metropolis police officer Ijaz Khan and others.
The fee was constituted on Oct 12 by the Peshawar Excessive Courtroom on the order of the Supreme Courtroom of Pakistan and it began performing on Oct 19.
Concerning the phrases of reference of the fee, the Supreme Courtroom had directed to make sure thorough inquiry into the grievances of the dad and mom of the martyred college students.
The fee was initially assigned six weeks’ time by the Supreme Courtroom throughout which it had accomplished recording statements of 93 of the dad and mom of martyred college students, injured college students and officers of police. As a number of vital statements have been left, subsequently, the apex courtroom had allowed extra time for the probe.
Printed in Daybreak, February 19th, 2019