Police killed Salamt Masih arrested under blasphemy laws in Lahore. PCP Report.
26 May 2004
Lahore. May 30, 2004. The Lahore Police killed Samuel Alias Salamat Masih in hospital who was arrested under blasphemy laws and was admitted after torture by Civil Line police Station in custody. The dead body of Salamat Masih was handed over to dece
Salamat Masih was arrested on a blasphemy law case under section 295 B& C PPC on complaint of one Muslim Mosque Leader that salamat Masih by entering mosque have made it unclean and dishonored the Mosque in the Lawrence Garden, Lahore.
F.I.R No 350 in Civil Line Police Station was lodged against Salamat MASIH and he was arrested. As Salamat MASIH was the patient of T.B and inhuman torture of police made his health conditions serious in Police Station. Police admitted him in Ghulab Devi Hospital, Lahore, but he was under the custody of Police in the Hospital where in the night, one constable, namely Mohammad Dilavar, who was on duty for his safety gave iron blows on Salamat Masih,s head and attempted to murder him, taking the revenge of blasphemy act.
Salamat Masih was taken to General Hospital, Lahore where he remained senseless condition and died yesterday