Islamabad extortion case: IG asked to submit fresh report by October 4

ISLAMABAD: Deputy Commissioner, IG and CDA Chairman’s joint report was presented in the Islamabad High Court (IHC) in extortion case on Wednesday.

During the hearing, IHC Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui wanted to know under what authority the extortion money were taken to and who among the administration and political personalities were the beneficiaries. He also enquired from the police why and what for vegetables and fruits were being supplied to the CDA officers free of cost.

The court acceding to the request of over 10 shopkeepers of the Islamabad Sabzi Mandi to become a party in the extortion case, called for a new report from IG police by October 04.

The court has also called for a report from the Sabzi Mandi police station SHO in the next hearing and directed that the report should be prepared without being influenced by the rank, status and position. The court adjourned the hearing till October 04.