KARACHI : A young son of Federal Industries and Production Minister Ghulam Murtaza Jatoi was detained along with two police guards and a driver during an overnight raid at his residence in Defence Housing Authority in the jurisdiction of Darakshan police station, but were released after an inquiry.

On Saturday, Bilal Khan Jatoi, his two police guards and a driver were taken into custody during an overnight raid by the security officials at the minister’s residence in Phase-VII, Defence Housing Authority (DHA). Later, they were shifted to some undisclosed location. All of them were, however, released after some questioning.

According to a statement issued by the minister’s another son, Razi Khan Jatoi, Bilal, two police guards and a driver were detained by the security personnel, but were released, later. He said about a couple of days ago, an exchange of hot words had occurred between his brother’s driver and a security official during the crossing at Khayaban-e-Shahbaz Chowk. “It was a matter of misunderstanding and now it has been resolved,” he said.

The minister was reportedly not present at home at the time of the raid.