Custody deaths

PUBLISHED : Friday, 22 January, 1993, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 22 January, 1993, 12:00am

LAHORE: A government lawyer told a court that 35 people had died in police custody last year in Pakistan's Punjab province. Assistant Advocate-General Mr Zaeem Farooq Malik said most of the deaths were caused by ''physical assault'' by police.