KARACHI: Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Karachi chief Engr. Hafiz Naeem-ur-Rehman has strictly condemned the rising police brutality against peaceful citizens and demanded of the authorities to bring the culprits to full justice.

Strictly criticizing the incidents of police torture on peaceful citizens at PIDC roundabout and Artillery Ground police station, he said that violation of laws by law enforcers is quite unacceptable.

He was of the view that ruthless behavior of police personnel would draw extreme reaction for individuals.

He raised the question that how can one expect citizens to abide by the law, when personnel of law enforcement agencies themselves are violating the laws.

Engr. Naeem expressed grave concern over the violent behavior of police personnel and said that violating rules by police personnel have become a routine in the city. He further said that it was a matter of shame and regret for the entire police department that the officials who are paid by the taxes of masses are involve in torturing civilians.

He further said that unfortunately no serious efforts have been made so far to correct the police behavior. He said that the police force is seemed only to provide protocol to influential figures and politicians.

Meanwhile JI leaders reached at Civil Line police station and inquire about the details of the incident. Later Shafique, sho was subjected to torture at PIDC by police, was get released on personnel guarantee.