SECP joint director ‘kidnapped’ in Islamabad
Sajid Gondal did not return to his home on Friday night. However, police found his car outside the National Agriculture Research Institute located in the Shehzad Town area.
Sajid Gondal of Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan ((SECP) is missing.— Nadeem Malik (@nadeemmalik) September 4, 2020
Prime Minister must take notice and ensure recovery. An unfortunate incident. #Pakistan #SajidGondal @ImranKhanPTI pic.twitter.com/E52zufs98l
It is reported that the key was inserted in the ignition with the doors open when the police recovered the vehicle. However, no case has so far been registered.
According to the police, the car was found as someone called them after noticing it was parked along the road, not on any information provided by Gondal’s family.
The car has been taken into custody and the family is being contacted, they said about the investigation process.
Reacting to the news, Human Rights Minister Shireen Mazari said the disappearance of Gondal was a matter of concern and the government had a duty to ensure his early recovery.
Disappearance of Sajid Gondal is of concern & we as govt have a duty to ensure his early recovery. Police has been directed to register an FIR. Protection of each citizen's life is our constitutional obligation. Rule of law must prevail - all must be dealt with acc to the law.— Shireen Mazari (@ShireenMazari1) September 4, 2020
She said police had been directed to register an FIR. “Protection of each citizen's life is our constitutional obligation. Rule of law must prevail - all must be dealt with according to the law,” Mazari stressed.