ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday approved bail of a police official arrested in murder case of Usama Satti in Islamabad.
Islamabad High Court Judge Justice Tariq Mahmood Jahangiri, while delivering the verdict in the case, granted bail to the accused in exchange of Rs0.2 million bail bonds.
It may be recalled that a student named Usama Satti was shot dead by Islamabad police in January 2021.
The anti-terrorism court had referred the case to the sessions court. The trial against the accused is underway in the district and sessions court. Four policemen are currently imprisoned in Adiala Jail.
It may be recalled that in the Judicial Inquiry Report, five anti terrorism squad personnel were found responsible for the murder of Usama Satti.
The Judicial Inquiry Report had held the ATS personnel responsible for the murder of Usama Satti while recommending prosecution of the five personnel under terrorism provisions.