The court re-registered Baldia Factory Fire incident

KARACHI: The court issued non-bailable arrest warrant for Mansur Ahmad. A new Joint Investigation Team (JIT) nominated eight suspects in Baldia Town Factory fire incident to the court on Saturday, Aaj News reported.

The investigative officer (IO) Sajid Sadozai presented the report to court hearing headed by Additional and Session Judge Maqbool Memon in which they re-registered the Baldia Fire Incident case in the wake of new JIT report.

The report included Mutahidah Qaumi Moment’s Hammad Sadiq, Abdul Rehman alias Bhola and Ali Hassan Qadri. According to IO, Hammad Sadiq used Abdul Rehman to demand ransom money worth 20 million from the owners of Baldia Town Factory. These allegations were also made in the previous JIT report.

Lawyer representing government side demanded to re-register the Baldia Town Factory fire incident in the light of new JIT report.

Upon asking the previous JIT report, Sadozai said that it is with home department. The court adjourned the hearing until March 22.