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13-06-2016

IGP KP Nasir Khan Durrain, awarded Peshawar Police on arresting transgender killers
IGP directed for pragmatic approach against outlaws.


The Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Nasir Khan Durrani awarded Peshawar police officers and jawans on excellent performance against most wanted outlaws in a ceremony held at CPO Peshawar today.

According to details on 22nd May accused Fazal Gujar alongwith 3 unknown persons fired on Alishah (transgender) injuring him severely, who later on succumbed to injuries in hospital. This case become a great challenge for the police as national and international media duly highlighted the case. A special team was constituted to bring to book the real culprits well in time. The special team tightened the noose around the neck of the accused by using modem gadgets and scientific techniques and apprehended the main accused Fazal Gujar along with other suspects within days. Similarly in another case on 5th May unknown motor cyclelists assailants opened fire upon the vehicle of Anwar Zeb (Tehsildar) on Dalazak road killing him on the spot. Since the deceased Anwarzeb was govt official, the incident was widely believed as target killing and thus this blind murder case also become a testing case for the Peshawar police. However the police once again exhibited scientific approach and professional skill and investigated the case with great knack and traced out the case successfully. All the accused, planners and killers were arrested. Later on it was revealed that officials matters were involved in the killing of Anwarzeb. Addressing on the occasion the IGP Nasir Khan Durrani commended the scientific approach and professional investigation of the Peshawar police in the above cases. The IGP informed the awardees that now-a- day policing has become very different which demanded from them to demonstrate quickness, presence of mind and thoroughly professional approach in handling it and directed them to come to the call of the confronting challenges of their profession and adopt pragmatic approach and bring more betterment in their duty by using the latest information technology and gadgets in the field. They were also directed to give task to their subordinates on daily baises and judge their performance from their progress. The IGP awarded SP City Waseem Ahmad Khalil, ASP Faqir Abad Waseem Riaz Khan, SHO Faqir Abad Haroon Jadoon and SHO Phari Pura Rehmat Ullah with cash prizes and commendation certificates.

Principal Staff Officer to IGP Muhammad Afzal was also present on this occasion.