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Sahiwal Incident JIT Report Presented To PM

ISLAMABAD: The report of a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) into Sahiwal incident has been presented to Prime Minister Imran Khan.

The Premier was also informed about the measures taken by the Punjab government in the light of the JIT report during a meeting.

The sources said report holds JIT officers responsible for the killing of four people and declares a couple and their daughter innocent.

It said three officials of the Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) have been transferred and two suspended while those directly involved in the killings would be tried by the Anti-Terrorism Court.

The sources said Prime Minister Imran Khan has sought recommendations for police reforms and to prevent such incidents from occurring in the future.

The prime minister returned to Pakistan last night after a two-day visit to Qatar.

Before departing for Qatar, he had assured the people that exemplary punishment would be given to those found guilty.

The grief & anger of the ppl of Pak on Sahiwal incident is understandable & justified. I assure the nation that when I return from Qatar not only will the guilty be given exemplary punishment but I will review the entire structure of Punjab police & start process of reforming it.

He also promised to review the entire structure of Punjab police and start process of reforming the department.