Former IG Punjab Mushtaq Sukhera indicted in model town massacre case

LAHORE: On Tuesday, an anti-terrorism court indicted former Inspector General (IG) Punjab Mushtaq Sukhera in the Model Town incident case.

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Mushtaq Sukhera appeared before the ATC in Lahore as it heard the case today.

Sukhera denied the charges, however, the ATC indicted him however Sukhera did not plead guilty.

Summoning the witnesses to record their statements, the court adjourned the hearing of the case till tomorrow.

Earlier this year, an anti-terrorism court indicted 113 people in the case.

At least 14 people were killed and 100 others injured in police action against Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) workers in Lahore’s Model Town area during an ‘anti-encroachment operation’ on June 17, 2014.

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