KARACHI – The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) arrested Wasi, a protocol officer of Bilawal House, from Karachi on Thursday.

As per sources, Wasi was arrested from Karachi airport trying to leave the country.

The protocol officer allegedly helped prime accused in Shahzeb murder case, Shahrukh Jatoi in escaping from Karachi to Dubai.  On December 25, 2012, Shahzeb was murdered allegedly by Shahrukh over a petty dispute near DHA’s Mubarak Masjid in Karachi.

His death sparked a movement on social media and triggered off a series of protests and condemnations by political parties and chief justice took a suo moto notice of the incident.   Following the suo moto notice by the Supreme Court, Shahrukh’s name was put on the Exit Control List (ECL), yet he managed to flee the country to Dubai via fake passport and documents. The passport had his name as Syed Shahrukh Jatoi.