KARACHI: Notorious criminal and a key figure in the Lyari underworld, Uzair Baloch, on Monday made sensational revelations against senior PPP leaders and police officials.
According to Uzair Baloch, he secured 14 sugar mills by force on the directives of senior leaders of PPP. Baloch also said that the bounty on his head was struck off on the orders of Asif Ali Zardari and Faryal Talpur.
According to further revelations by the gangster, police officials were hand in glove with him regarding various criminal activities.
"A police mobile was used in the kidnap and murder of Arshad Pappu," he disclosed.Â He confessed how he had Rangers officials Ejaz and Munir killed in 2013.
"Fisheries Directors Saeed Baloch and Nisar Morai were installed on their posts on my recommendations," he revealed.
Uzair disclosed how he had provided details pertaining to security institutions and their officials to Irani intelligence agencies.
He also acknowledged that a terrorist organisation was formed in the name of Peoples Aman Committee. Uzair confessed that he had four persons including a hawaldar of Karachi Central Jail kidnapped.
Former CCPO Waseem Ahmed and SSP Farooq Awan were close friends of Uzair Baloch, according to him.
Inspector Yousuf Baloch and SHO Javed Baloch facilitated Uzair in the murder of Arshad Pappu. Meanwhile Farooq Awan had aided him in land-grabbing activities.
Uzair Baloch's statements to the Joint Investigation Team were submitted to the Sindh High Court.
Story first published: 10th October 2017