Four police officials suspended over prisoner’s escape from Karachi Civil Hospital

KARACHI: Four police officials have been suspended for showing ignorance over a prisoner’s escape during treatment from Civil Hospital of Karachi.

Prisoner Wazir Shah was brought from Karachi Central Jail in Civil Hospital for treatment under police custody but he managed to escape from there on Thursday.

Sindh Jail Minister took immediate action and suspended those four police officials, who were on guard duty with escaped prisoner.

The ministers has also demanded explanations from IG and DIG of Prisons and ordered for departmental inquiry from the suspended police officials over the incident.