In a devastating incident that unfolded at a private housing society in the garrison city, District and Sessions Judge Sardar Amjad Ishaq tragically lost his life during a robbery attempt. Judge Amjad Ishaq, who served as an accountable court judge in Mirpur, valiantly fought back against the intruders while defending his son, but unfortunately succumbed to his injuries. This shocking event has left the community and legal fraternity in deep mourning.
Robbery Turns Fatal
During the night, a group of five individuals forcefully entered Judge Sardar Amjad Ishaq’s residence. Their intention was to rob the property and exploit the vulnerable situation. However, the judge demonstrated immense bravery and refused to be intimidated. When the robbers attempted to take his son hostage, Judge Ishaq courageously fought back by firing at the intruders. In the exchange of gunfire, the judge was tragically shot, allowing the culprits to escape.
Despite their escape, the perpetrators were unable to seize any valuables from the judge’s home. In the haste to flee, one of the robbers sustained an injury, leading to his subsequent capture by law enforcement authorities. This apprehension provides hope for justice and accountability in this heartrending incident.
Prompt Government Response
Punjab Interim Chief Minister Mohsin Naqvi wasted no time in addressing the incident promptly. Recognizing the gravity of the situation, he demanded a thorough report from the Inspector General of Police (IGCP) to gain a comprehensive understanding of the events that transpired. Simultaneously, he issued a direct order to law enforcement agencies to intensify their efforts in apprehending the culprits swiftly.
Expressing deep condolences and heartfelt sympathies, Chief Minister Mohsin Naqvi extended his support to the grieving family. This tragic event has brought profound sorrow not only to the immediate family but also to the wider community. The Chief Minister’s swift response underscores the government’s commitment to ensuring justice and maintaining security for its citizens.
The untimely demise of District and Sessions Judge Sardar Amjad Ishaq in the face of a violent robbery attempt has sent shockwaves through the legal fraternity and the entire community. His courageous act of defending his family serves as a testament to his dedication and unwavering commitment to upholding justice.
As the investigation progresses, it is crucial that the authorities spare no effort in apprehending all those responsible for this heinous crime. The tragic loss of Judge Amjad Ishaq’s life should serve as a catalyst for strengthening security measures and ensuring the safety of all citizens.
In these difficult times, the community stands united in offering support and solace to the grieving family. Judge Sardar Amjad Ishaq’s legacy as an exemplary jurist and his indomitable spirit will forever be remembered. May his soul rest in eternal peace, and may his family find the strength to overcome this profound tragedy.