Six booked in Khawaja Sharif ‘murder plot’

Khawaja Sharif ‘murder plot’

LAHORE: The Federal Investigation Agency has declared the murder plot of former Lahore High Court chief justice Khawaja Sharif baseless and registered a case against six officials.

The case was registered on the direction of FIA Punjab director general. Those booked include Ehsanur Rehman, Shahid Mahmood, Toqeer Shah, Talha Burki and two Crime Investigation Department officials. According to the FIR, the chief of the Punjab Special Branch Col (r) Ehsanur Rehman, Director Special Branch Shahid Mahmood, Secretary to Punjab CM Toqeer Shah and PML-N worker Talha Burki with the help of two CID officials hatched a conspiracy to produce a false and fabricated intelligence report in a bid to create differences among the federal government, provincial government and judiciary. – PT