Former SHO Azam Gopang, nominated in a fake encounter in Orangi Town area of Karachi, was arrested by the police from the court premises. The SHO had told the family members of the slain Arsalan that your son was a dacoit.
Former SHO of Orangi Town Police Station Azam Gopang has been arrested from the court premises and handed over to District West Police, DIG West Nasir Aftab has confirmed the arrest to Geo News.
According to police sources, when the family of Arsalan Mehsud, who was killed in a fake encounter, reached the police station, Azam Gopang told them that your son was a dacoit and the family had nominated him in a fake encounter.
Azam was posted as SHO in Korangi before Gopang Police Station Orangi Town, where a factory Javed was also shot dead in an alleged encounter.
Sources said that factory worker Javed was declared a dacoit by the police which was protested by others including Javed’s family. DIG East had removed Azam Gopang from the post on this issue, but again Azam Gopang He was posted as SHO in Orangi Town police station and was also questioned by IG Sindh in a meeting.