24 PSA, IJT student activists remanded in custody
KARACHI, Aug 29: The judicial magistrate-1, South, Aurangzeb Alamgir
Qazi, on Tuesday remanded 17 activists of the Islami Jamiat Talba and seven of
the Punjabi Students Association of the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre in
judicial custody till Sept 5.
The court also remanded PSA activist Malik
Saqib in police custody till Sept 1.
He is facing charges of killing IJT
worker Farhan Butt. Another suspect in the murder case, Kamran alias Kami, is
still at large.
The court granted bail to 12 PSA workers against surety
bonds of Rs5,000 each.
Meanwhile, a student wounded in Saturday's clash
between two student groups at the JPMC died in the Civil Hospital early on
Tuesday morning. Dawn