Education does not count much for Police
ISLAMABAD, June 20(Dawn): Pakistan is governed by a graduate National Assembly
but its capital lacks graduate police officers. Only five of the 12 station
house officers (SHOs) in Islamabad are graduates.
official source said two others are under-graduate, three matriculate and two
even did not finish their high school.
The source identified the graduate
officers, Mohammad Ashraf, SHO Kohsar; Rukhsar Mehdi, SHO Secretariat; Munawar
Ali, SHO Industrial Area; Khurshid Khan, SHO Sabzi Mandi; and Tahir Iqbal, SHO
Golra police station.
While, Naeem Iqbal, SHO Margalla and Arshad Ali,
SHO Shahzad Town left college before graduation.
Mohammad Akram, SHO
Tarnol is under-matriculate, Raja Asghar Satti, SHO Sihala and Abdul Rashid
Niazi, SHO Aabpara are matriculate, and Sub-Inspector Abdul Majeed, SHO Bhara
Kahu is under-matric, while Ghulam Baqir SHO Shalimar left school before 10th
Meanwhile, several graduates and post-graduate police officers are
spending days of frustration in the police lines waiting to get a lucky