The proprietor of two canines who attacked a lawyer in Karachi was ordered arrested on Saturday by a courtroom.
The Extra District and Classes Decide South issued the directives to police after rejecting the attraction for pre-arrest bail of the proprietor.
Humayun Khan’s canines had attacked veteran lawyer Mirza Ali Akhtar on Monday, leaving him severely injured.
The courtroom stated that “it was as a result of negligence of the proprietor that the canines attacked the lawyer, whose life is now at risk”.
Earlier courtroom proceedings
In courtroom proceedings a day earlier, a lot of attorneys of the Karachi Bar Affiliation had been current in courtroom as a gesture of solidarity for the injured lawyer.
The courtroom requested the police whether or not the canines had been taken into custody, to which the police replied within the affirmative.
Humayun Khan, the proprietor, appeared in courtroom in a wheelchair.
“Does he have a license to maintain the canines?” the courtroom requested his counsel.
The proprietor’s counsel argued earlier than the courtroom that the lawyer acquired up on his personal and left the location of the incident unaided, as might be seen within the video.
He additional stated that the proprietor, as a substitute of trying to flee the legislation, has been cooperative all through.
“It isn’t a criminal offense to personal canines. There are two caretakers who take care of them,” the lawyer stated.
In accordance with the police report, it was the house owners’ son Daniyal who had been current with the canines and later left with them.
He has additionally been nominated by police within the case.
CCTV footage of the incident confirmed that Advocate Mirza Ali Akhtar was strolling within the Section 6, Defence Housing Authority neighbourhood, when two canines darted in the direction of him and tackled him to the bottom.
One other man, who seemed to be a caretaker of the canines, tried exhausting to separate the animals from Ali however to no avail.
The caretaker ran off to seek out one other man and so they each then rescued the lawyer from the canines.
The footage confirmed the 2 caretakers left the lawyer injured on the highway and took the canines away.
Police registered a case towards the canines’ proprietor, Humayun Khan, and nominated the 2 caretakers within the case as nicely.