Karachi: Street vendor ‘tortured, arrested’ for not giving ‘channa chaat’ to cops

Street Vendor, Channa Chaat, Karachi Cops

KARACHI: A Karachi cop allegedly tortured and arrested a avenue vendor who refused to provide free-of-cost ‘channa chaat’ to him, ARY News reported on Tuesday.

The incident befell within the Gulshan-e-Hadeed space of Karachi. A avenue vendor dared to refuse to provide free-of-cost channa chat to a policeman. The cop vented anger on the road vendor and despatched him behind bars.

The locals lodged a criticism to the Senior Superintendent Police (SSP) Malir. Later, the seller particularly Riaz Bhutto was launched from lock-up by the policemen. Bhutto advised the media that he dared to demand cash from the cops for serving the channa chaat to them which made them offended.

He stated that he was tortured and locked up within the police station by the cops.

The SSP Malir Irfan Bahadur took motion towards the 2 cops and served detention in quarter guards.

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