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INDIA: Four arrested for attack on Siasat editor

Police registered cases against 14 people, but arrested only four on Sunday night

The Times of India
Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Hyderabad --- The Hussaini Alam police arrested four persons in the Siasat editor attack case that took place on the night of January 23. The arrested ones were produced before a magistrate on Monday and remanded in judicial custody.

According to Hussaini Alam SI Mohammed Sadique Hussain, four persons from Yakutpura Mohammed Misbauddin Zaki, 47, Abdul Azim, 35, Hamid Ali Khan, 43 and Syed Bilal Ahmed, 27 were arrested on Sunday night.

Earlier, based on a complaint lodged by Siasat editor Zahid Ali Khan, police registered cases against 14 persons, including MIM legislators Mumtaz Khan and Akbaruddin Owaisi.

Date Posted: 1/27/2009

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