KARACHI: Three watchmen of the fire-wrecked garment factory in Baldia Town were remanded to police custody by a judicial magistrate on Thursday. SITE police produced the three accused watchmen, Fazal Ahmed, Arshad Muhammad and Ali Muhammad, before the court of Judicial Magistrate, West. Investigation officer (IO) told the court that according to initial investigations, watchmen locked the gates of the factory while salary was being disbursed among the workers. Judicial Magistrate, Sohail Ahmed Mashoori, remanded the accused to police custody till September 25 and directed the IO to submit case diaries on the next hearing.
Published in The Express Tribune, September 21st, 2012.