Heirs protest over alleged killing of youth by police

SHEIKHUPURA: Residents of the area and heirs of the youth, allegedly killed by police torture, on Monday protested against police and demanded justice from higher authorities, Aaj News reported.

A labourer’s son, Salamat Ali, resident of suburban village of Sheikhupura, Khoian, was allegedly killed by police.

Police of station Jeevan Choki Pura a few days earlier raided Salamat’s house and arrested him. He was accused of robbery and Rs0.1m were demanded as bail. Police allegedly brutally tortured him for three days and killed him.