RAWALPINDI: The Rawalpindi Regional Police Officer Wisal Raja on Monday dismissed six officials from service for negligence and dereliction of duty.
Those dismissed included an inspector, two sub-inspectors, one assistant sub-inspector, and two constables on different charges.
These officials were dismissed after they failed to adequately explain their behaviour in a hearing following inquiries against them. The police also registered a criminal case against the concerned officials.
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In a statement issued on Monday, Inspector Muhammad Aslam was dismissed for negligence and dereliction of duty which led to a murder suspect escaping from a police lock-up in Hassanabdal.
In another case, SI Sajjad Naqvi, constables Adnan Ahmed and Baqir Ali were dismissed for keeping a man in illegal detention in Hassanabdal.
Published in The Express Tribune, February 21st, 2017.
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