AKORA KHATTAK: Family refused to allow exhumation of the assassinated Maulana Samiul Haq’s body after police moved a court on Saturday seeking permission to conduct the body’s post-mortem.

The police urged the court to allow them to exhume Maulana Sami’s body to complete legal requirements, according to media reports.

Maulana Hamidul Haq, son of Maulana Sami, said they have not received a court notice and made ir clear that they will never allow the exhumation of the body of his father.

He alleged that the police was unable to trace even one case involving assassinations of political leaders in past.

He maintained that keeping in view past track record of the police in investigating such cases they had decided against conducting post-mortem of his father’s body.

The reports said that a special investigation team has requested Haq’s family to allow them to complete the legal requirements.

Maulana was brutally stabbed to death in his bedroom on November 4.