The man's uncle, however, claimed that he died after being beaten by police.
Salim Pathan, the uncle of the deceased, however, alleged that it was a case of murder. He claimed that police personnel had beaten Sohaib to death and demanded that they be booked on the charge of murder.
Once the news of the incident spread, several people gathered at the police station and staged a protest.
The SP said an inquiry had been instituted into Khan's death and further action would depend on the findings of the inquiry team.
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