Judges visit prisoners; seven got released

July 28, 2013 Off By Web Desk

KARACHI: District and Session Judge Malir Muhammad Yameen, Assistant Session Judge Amjad Soomro, Judicial Magistrates Nadir Khan Burdi, Naveed Asghar Sheikh, Muhammad Ali Memon , Abdul Shakoor Kalhoro, Hassan Ali Kalwar. PS to DJ Malir Zubair Bin Mehmood, Sr Vice Chairman Saiban Saleem Khan and General Secretary Saiban Haider Ali Haider visited District Jail Malir on Saturday evening.

Senior Superintendent Jail Mirza Shuja Haider Baig, Deputy Superintendent S Shakir Hussain Shah, Assistant Superintendent Asif Sarfaraz and other jail officials were also present on the occasion.

Yameen along with other judges went round various barracks and inquired about the details of their ongoing cases in various courts. He also listened to their problems and assured them of speedy justice.

A large number of prisoners presented applications for early hearing of their cases and review of the court decisions. During his visit to various barracks, seven prisoners informed the judges that they had completed their sentence but were still in jail because of inability to pay fine money.

Chairman Saiban Haq Nawaz Akhtar paid the fine money, travelling expenses and got them seven prisoners released.