BUREWALA: Citizens protested against increasing crime incidents, delay in registering the cases and alleged corruption by policemen during an open court of Vehari DPO Sadiq Ali Dogar at SDPO office here on Wednesday.

ImageThe protesters said the City police had detained their relative Aziz Asif alias Kashi without any case on February 3. They added that the police also trespassed on their house, arrested Muhammad Saleem and Ghulam Tayyab, detained them for a month and later released them after receiving heavy bribe. The protesters were carrying placards against the police and tried to enter the SDPO office to register their protest, but the officials did not allow them to do so. Rana Shahbaz Ahmad, Rana Tariq Mehmood and Rana Muhammad Saleem of Chak 291/EB protested against the police for not registering a robbery case.