RAWALPINDI - Regional Police Officer (RPO) Wisal Fakhar Sultan Raja has transferred the readers of City Police Officer (CPO) and SSP (Operations) out of Rawalpindi district as punishment on charges of corruption and misuse of authority, reliable sources disclosed to The Nation here on Friday.

Taking action on a secret report, the RPO posted Sub-Inspector Mohsin Shah, who was serving as reader to SSP (Operations), in Chakwal and transferred his brother Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) Sibtain Shah, CPO’s reader, to Attock whereas the second reader of SSP (Operations) SI Arshad Mehmood was transferred to Punjab Constabulary (PC) Farooqabad, the sources said.

Similarly, the RPO also suspended two other police officers of Police Station (PS)

Saddar Bairooni and closed them in police line for torturing citizens without any reason. SP

Headquarters Ameer Khan Niazi was directed by RPO to inquire the matter and submit a report in this regard, sources added.