Police Tortures Labourer To Death In Chitral


CHITRAL, 07 June: A labourer was allegedly beat and tortured to death by local police in Taral area of Chitral, local people informed.
According to local people, the deceased, resident of Barayar Khoon area had went to Drosh in search of labour work, however, police constable Zia-ur-Rehman beat and tortured him to death for not processing CNIC. Later, police buried the body in a local graveyard.
Hospital sources revealed that unidentified man was died of torture.
Political and civil society members of Chitral demanded action against the police personnel involved in the incident.
Meanwhile, police said that investigation into the incident was underway, however, FIR was not registered as yet.
A photo of the dead body circulating on the social media also shows stains of blood discharged from the nose of the victim and also lying on the pillow of a bed where it is lying.