Adiala Jail officer, warder suspended over rape attempt


Rawalpindi, Aug. 27 (TNS): Adiala Jail’s Assistant Superintendent (AS) along with a warder was suspended over sexually harassing a fellow officer, local media quoting officials reported.


AS Moazzam Ali and Warder Bilal allegedly attempted to rape another warder, identified as Safdar.

In view of this the IG Adiala prison has ordered the suspension of the two officers for a three-month period.

According to jail authorities the culprits attempted to sexually harass Safdar.

The jail’s SSP carried out a probe into the matter after which the incident was brought into the notice of the IG Jail.

Not only have the two been suspended but DIG Jail Naveed Rauf has been made the inquiry officer to further investigate the matter.