OKARA/SAHIWAL - Sahiwal Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) remanded suspect Hafiz Yousuf, accused of abusing schoolchildren and filming their videos, into police custody for five days on Wednesday.

The Hujra Shah Muqeem Police had arrested the accused from Maroke Kalan village where he ran Al-Hafiz Public School. The accused, a Lesco lineman as well, allegedly used to sexually assault students including minor girl of the school. Besides, he allegedly forced the children to commit the evil act with each in front of him and used to film the inhuman act.

The police, on a tip-off, raided the school on special orders of DPO Hassan Asad Alvi, arrested the accused and recovered a computer and about 40 pornographic videos from his possession.

The accused was booked under 7ATA, 292C & 19CA by the Hujra Shah Muqeem police and was produced in the court. The court remanded him into police custody for five days.

The DPO, on the other hand, termed the raid a big action, envisaging that some heinous disclosures are likely to be unearthed during investigation.