Imran’s shooter handed over to police on 10-day remand
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An anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Gujranwala on Monday granted police another 10-day physical remand of Naveed, the suspected shooter of PTI Chairman Imran Khan, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.
The court also ordered the police, which presented the interim challan of the accused, to bring him back to the court on December 22.
The investigative officer told the court that they had recovered the weapon and the motorcycle which the accused used in his plan to target the PTI chief. More time was needed to interrogate the accused, the officer told the court.
On November 29 last, the court had granted granted police a 13-day remand of the prime suspect in the Wazirabad assassination attempt on Imran Khan.
On November 3 last, the PTI chief had survived an attempted assassination attack on him after Naveed allegedly shot him from the left side of the container amidst the long march and tried to escape. However, he was intercepted by a PTI supporter.
Reporter Rana Zahid