• Pesticide dealer arrested after bail cancellation

      July 05, 2006
      Print : Lahore

      SAHIWAL: The police on Tuesday arrested a marketing officer of a company involved in sale of fake pesticides after cancellation of his bail.



      Reportedly, the City police on August 31, 2005, raided the godown of Sharp Agricultural Society and recovered a large quantity of fake pesticides and medicines. Company's marketing director Sarfraz Ahmed Khalid gave surety about quality and standard specification of pesticides and agricultural medicines. During the tests, the medicines and pesticides were declared fake which caused loss of millions of rupees to the growers. A case was registered against Sarfraz Ahmed but he fled and the police declared him a PO. Later, the accused managed his pre-arrest bail from the sessions court. His bail was cancelled on Tuesday and the police arrested him.



      THREE ESCAPE FROM COURT AFTER BAIL CANCELLATION:



      The owners of a travelling agency involved in a fraud case escaped from the court after the cancellation of their bail on Tuesday. Reportedly, a travelling agency Carvan Abdullah on June 7, 2006, sent Parveen Akhtar of Chak 82/6-R to Saudi Arabia with Naseem Haidar as a 'mehram'. Naseem Haidar disappeared after reaching Saudi Arabia and the Saudi government took into custody Parveen Akhtar and sent her back. The City police on complaint registered a case under sections 379-420 PPC against Khalid Rashid, Tariq and Saqib, the directors of the travelling agency. The accused managed their bail before arrest. The court canalled their pre-arrest bail on which the accused escaped from the court.



      THREE BOOKED FOR MURDER:



      The Shah Kot police on Monday night registered a murder case of a farmer of Chak 37/14-L against three persons. Reportedly, Waryam, Gulzar, Arshad kidnapped a farmer Muhammad Bilal to avenge the kidnap of a woman. The accused shot dead Muhammad Bilal and disappeared. The police registered a case with no arrest.