Police thrash, detain social activist Jibran Nasir

10:13 PM | 2 Jul, 2018
Police thrash, detain social activist Jibran Nasir
KARACHI - A judge’s protocol on Monday apprehended renowned activist and independent candidate for forthcoming general elections from NA-247 and PS-111 Jibran Nasir after severely thrashing him in the metropolis

Nasir in his video message of social media alleged that the policemen tore his clothes apart and dragged him along with them.

It has been learnt that the social activist has been detained at Frere police station in Karachi.

In his message, Nasir said the incident took place near Chief Minister's residence in the megapolis.

"I was stopped, slapped and tortured," he alleged, demanding registration of a case if had committed any violation of the law.

Policemen, who were part of the security detail of a judge, could be seen manhandling Nasir in a video shot after the activist was taken into custody.

Nasir has also been contesting the forthcoming election from National Assembly constituency NA-247 Karachi.

The activist has also been playing a key role in Naqeebullah murder case.