PTM MNA Ali Wazir remanded into custody for eight days
Parliamentarian Ali Wazir, who was arrested following a clash between Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement (PTM) supporters and army troops in North Waziristan yesterday, was produced before an Anti-Terrorism Court in Bannu on Monday, sources said.
The court, the sources added, remanded the MNA in the custody of the Counter-Terrorism Department for eight days.
Three people were killed with15 others, including soldiers sustaining injuries in crossfire in the Boyya area at the Kharqamar checkpoint.
Ali Wazir was shifted to Peshawar for interrogation as a first information report (FIR) has been lodged against the PTM leader.
Seven other individuals, including Mohsin Dawar, who is still at large, have also been nominated in the police report.