SARGODHA - The lawyers will stage a protest outside the Supreme Court on April 3 to press their demand for the establishment of High Court benches in their respective divisions.

The decision has been announced in an inter-divisional district bars convention here the other day.

The office-bearers of District Bar Association Sargodha, Faisalabad, Gujranwala Sahiwal and Dera Ghazi Khan participated in the joint convention which held at symbolic building of High Court Bench (Canal Rest House). The participants of convention vowed that their struggle would continue till the achievement of their goal.

Strangled body found in drain: The dead body of strangled youth was found in a drain in the remits of Bhalwal police.

Reportedly, the body of Muhammad Usman was found in nearby water drain with a noose of electric wire around his neck. Police recovered the body and shifted it to Tehsil Headquarters Hospital for autopsy.

ARREST: A suspected drug pusher was arrested with 10kg of narcotics by the Anti-Organised Crime Cell of Police. On a tip-off, a police team led by Inspector Matta Muhammad conducted a raid and arrested the drug trafficker identified as Sahib Noor Khan alias Gull Khan, a resident of  Muhammadi Colony. The police also seized seven packets of Charas when he was going to transport the contraband to addicts in City area.

Girl killed in aerial firing: Police have registered a murder case of BA student Abida who was killed in an aerial firing in a wedding at Joher Colony in the remits of Urban Area police. The police could not arrest any accused after spending 48 hours. The deceased has been laid to rest in the local graveyard of Joher Colony locality.