Chief Minister Directs to Constitute a High Level JIT on the Wazirabad Firing Incident

Lahore, November 04, 2022 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Chaudhry Parvez Elahi in his special video message said that he inquired after Imran Khan in the Shaukat Khanum Hospital adding that Imran Khan is feeling much better. CM stated that by the grace of Allah Almighty Imran Khan is feeling perfectly alright adding that Imran Khan expressed his firm resolve not to move away from his mission.

 

CM while expressing his thanks said that by the grace of Allah Almighty Imran Khan is safe and sound. CM directed the Inspector General of Police to constitute a high level JIT adding that the Counter Terrorism Department will be included in the JIT so that the motives behind the incident can be reviewed.

 

CM stated that apparently it looks that attacker is not a single person and are two persons adding that we want to know who are behind the incident and who trained the accused. He said that we have to ascertain the thinking behind which this person was trained, how much money he received and from where he was brought, he maintained.

 

It appears that first he did a practice after coming and then injured many people by doing firing. CM disclosed that mobile phones have been taken into possession after suspending the police staff which leaked the statement to the media. He underscored that we want to know with whom the police staff were in contact adding that with whom the relatives were in contact where the accused parked his motorcycle. CM stated that the investigation will be brought before the media when it moves forward and vowed to bring the accused to their logical end.

 

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