Islamabad, April 13, 2014 (PPI-OT): The funeral prayer of a martyred police constable Zaheer Saqib had been offered in Police Line Headquarter Islamabad on Sunday. Zaheer Saqib was shot dead by robbers in Sabzi Mandi area during performing his duty at IJ Principal road.
Zaheer Saqib was trying to arrest the accused who were engaged in snatching mobile and cash from Muhammad Yar resident of Charsada and shot dead in result of firing. The body of the martyred constable Zaheer Saqib had been shifted to his native District Sanghar Sindh for burial.
One dacoit was also injured during encounter, it added. Acting Inspector General of Islamabad police Muhammad Khalid Khattak, AIG Operations Sultan Azam Temuri, SP Headquarter Gulfam Nasir, DSP Ashraf Shah Headquarters, DSP Industrial Area Muhammad Oqab, SHO police station Sabzi Mandi Inspector Asjid Mehmood other police officers and a number of police personnel attended the funeral prayer of martyred constable.
Speaking at the occasion, AIG Operations Sultan Azam Temuri paid tribute to the martyred constable, saying that Islamabad police would not forget its martyrs who rendered sacrifices to protect the lives and properties of citizens.
He said that the institution would provide every possible support and assistance to the families of martyred cops. He also directed the officials to book the culprits of the incident as soon as possible.
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