Five Minhajul Quran students fired at police during Model Town clashes: Forensic report

Report says students fired 12 rounds from a Kalashnikov and 34 bullets from 3 pistols.

Web Desk July 16, 2014

LAHORE: A forensic report on the Model Town clashes stated that five students of Minhajul Quran fired at police during the violent confrontation, Express News reported on Wednesday.

The report issued by a joint investigation team stated that the students fired 12 rounds from a Kalashnikov while 34 bullets were also fired from 3 pistols.

On June 17, at least 14 PAT workers were killed and dozens of others injured in violent clashes between party activists and policemen in Lahore. According to hospital sources, 17 police personnel were among the injured.

The confrontation had started when a 15-member police team tried to remove barriers in front of PAT chief Dr Tahirul Qadri’s house and the Minhaj International Secretariat.


Faisal Hussain | 7 years ago | Reply

What a joke of a legal and forensic system! is there any impartially left in the institutes of Pakistan? for 12 hours media displayed live evidence after evidence of state aggression, state oppression and state terrorism yet this system has the guts to put the blame back on the victims of this violence! they went to the hospitals to change the records, they went to arms dealers to produce evidences of ammunition, they placed bought judges on the investigation bench, they only registered their own FIR on the incident refusing the other party's right to register an FIR! and still you think TUQ is to blame! this is the plight of majority of Pakistan's people who have fallen victim to state funded injustice! these deprived from Justice people are very quickly uniting with Qadri and soon they will enforce the rightful justice and launch a movement of civil disobedience.

iron hand | 7 years ago | Reply

TUQ like islamic scholars have defamed the name of islam, who ever challenges states must be dealt with iron hand.

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