KARACHI: Karachi Police has taken Hidayat Shar, the in-charge of a police checkpoint in Ahsanabad into custody on Wednesday night over the belief that he is one of the close aides of suspended SSP Malir Rao Anwar, NewsOne reported.
According to police sources an officer Hidayat Shar was arrested after Karachi police raided numerous locations in Karachi.
Hidyat shar has been shifted to unknown place for further investigation.
Earlier in a day, Sindh IG A.D Khwaja had given instructions to take all necessary measures to arrest the suspended police officer.
The suspended police officer’s name was earlier placed on the Exit Control List (ECL) on the orders of the Supreme Court after it took notice of his reported attempt to leave the country.
On January 13, Anwar had announced that Naqeebullah was killed in a suspicious encounter in Karachi’s Shah Latif Town and declared him to be a terrorist who belonged to a banned organisation.