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Sindh Govt. offices’ Ramzan timings!

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KARACHI: According to the notification of the Government of Sindh during the Holy month of Ramzan (2018) office hours will be:

i) Offices working on 5-days a week: Monday to Thursday 8am to 2pm; Friday 8am to 1pm.

ii) Offices working on 6-days a week: Monday to Thursday and Saturday: 8am to 1pm and on Friday 8am to 12noon.

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LUMHS student died due to accidental gunfire!

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HYDERABAD: A Medico-Legal Officer at Liaquat University Hospital (LUH) has prepared the postmortem report of a student who was found shot dead in his hostel room in Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences (LUMHS).

An official, who requested anonymity, informed here Saturday that 21 years Muhammad Atif Arain, a 3rd-year MBBS student, had died 12 to 14 hours before he was brought to the hospital. “The gunshot is at the right side of the head and gun was fired point blank,” he told.  According to him, no poisonous substance or narcotics were found in his blood samples. On the other hand, Jamshoro police have lodged an FIR on the state’s complaint about the death. According to the complainant in the FIR, ASI Peeral Khan Solangi stated that it was an accidental fire which took the life of Arain.

He further stated that the police were informed about the incident by the university’s administration and that the body was shifted to the hospital for postmortem in presence of the deceased young man’s uncle Shahid Iqbal. SHO Jamshoro police station Ashfaq Mangi informed that the hostel’s watchman Wahid Bux Brohi and a security guard Muhammad Sharif Babbur had been detained for interrogation. He told that the police had also recorded statements of the faculty, students, and inmates. According to him, Arain sent the last message from his cell to his inmate Rafay who had left the hostel for his village a day before the incident. The license of the pistol found from Arain’s room was issued on his father’s name, he added.

 

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Sindh IGP takes notice of suicide of a LUMHS student

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HYDERABAD: Sindh Inspector General of Police (IGP) Dr. Kaleem Imam has taken notice of the media reports about alleged suicide of a student of Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences, Jamshoro, and directed DIG Hyderabad Naeem Shaikh on Friday to submit report.

On the directives of IGP, SSP Jamshoro district Touqeer Muhammad Naeem constituted an inquiry team headed by DSP Jamshoro Nazar Muhammad.

SHO Jamshoro police station Ashfaq Mangi told that the team visited the hostel room where 21 years old Muhammad Atif Arain, a 3rd year MBBS student, was found shot dead.

He said the team recorded statements of the family, the students and the inmates.

The blood samples of the deceased, mobile phone and the pistol recovered with the body had been sent for the forensic test, he added.

Meanwhile, LUMHS also formed a separate inquiry committee headed by Prof Ferozuddin Kalhoro. The committee would submit report to the Vice Chancellor.

 

 

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Sindh police to provide missing children’s details to FIA

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KARACHI: Deputy inspector general of Sindh police has been directed to provide details of 18 missing children to the Federal Investigation Agency to check their travel history.

The directions were issued by a two-judge bench of the Sindh High Court headed by Justice Naimatullah Phulpoto, who was hearing a petition about missing children.

Justice Phulpoto also directed DIG CIA Amin Yusufzai and assistant director of FIA anti-human trafficking cell Abdul Hameed Bhutto to come up with progress reports on Feb 21.

 

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