Safoora attack: Eight suspects handed over to military

KARACHI: Eight suspects involved in Safoora bus attack were transferred from Central Prison Karachi to Malir Cantt for their trial before Special Military Court on Wednesday.

The suspects are accused of attacking a bus on May 13, 2015, atleast 45 people who belonged to the Ismaili community in Karachi.

According to the shifting order available with The News Dispatch, prisoners should be returned after their trial at the Special Military Court since there are about ten cases against the suspects pending in other courts.

Suspects will only be presented before other courts once the military court completes the trial, adds the letter.

The accused include Saad Aziz, Tahir Hussain Minhas and Hafiz Nasir, among others.

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