Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said he has directed the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government to coordinate with Islamabad police in holding an inquiry into the murder of SP Tahir Dawar, a day after authorities confirm the officer who went missing in Islamabad last month has been found dead in Afghanistan.
The prime minister used his Twitter account to share that State Minister for Interior Shahryar Afridi has been tasked to oversee the inquiry with urgency and present the report to him.
Have followed the shocking tragedy of the murder of SP Tahir Khan Dawar & ordered KP govt to coordinate with Islamabad police in holding an inquiry immediately. MOS Interior Shahryar Afridi has been tasked to oversee it with an urgency & present the report to me.
— Imran Khan (@ImranKhanPTI) November 15, 2018
In his Twitter post, the premier called the murder of SP Tahir Dawar a “shocking tragedy”.