RAHIM YAR KHAN - A court bailiff recovered a man from the office of Punjab Constabulary (PC) DSP located in Rahim Yar Khan DPO Office where he was confined illegally.

As per details, the family of Muhammad Shafi, a resident of Chowk Bahadurpur, filed a writ petition under section 491 with the District and Sessions court, contending that Muhammad Shafi had a dispute with his opponents. To hear to both the parties, Punjab PC DSP Imran Babar Jamil Chishti called him to his office on December 30, 2013. The family alleged that the DSP threatened Shafi with dire consequences and forced him to reach a settlement with his opponents but on refusal, the DSP sent him to lock up of A Division Police.

Later, after 24 hours, the A Division Police shifted him to the DSP Office stated on the premises of DPO office. The aggrieved family requested to the court to save the life of Shafi. The court ordered the bailiff Saeed Ahmed to recover the Shafi at which he raided the PC DCP office and recovered Shafi. The bailiff also took the entry register of DPO office into custody wherein the name of Shafi was entered on December 30. The bailiff produced Shafi in the court where the judge got recorded his statement.

Meanwhile, despite attempts, the DSP was not available for comment.