Maulana Samiul Haq’s personal secretary arrested for probe
RAWALPINDI (92 News) – An important development in the murder case of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-S (JUI-S) Maulana Samiul Haq as the former JUI-S chief’s personal secretary Ahmed Shah has been taken into custody on Thursday.
As per reports, the arrest was made with the help of the maulana’s relatives. The maulana’s personal secretary had disappeared mysteriously after the murder of Samiul Haq.
The secretary is currently being interrogated regarding the murder. It was reported that Maulana Samiul Haq’s secretary can prove to be a very important figure in this case.
Meanwhile, an interim charge sheet of the case was submitted by the police to the court. The interim charge sheet stated that the police could not find any support from the family of maulana, while post-mortem was not allowed to the police. However, the report does not identify a prime suspect.
Maulana Sami, an influential religious scholar and former senator, was assassinated by unidentified suspect(s) at his residence in Rawalpindi on November 2.
One month into the killing, police had been unable to make any significant progress in the investigation into the murder of the Jamiat-i-Ulema Islam-Sami chief.