RAHIMYAR KHAN: Family of Salahuddin, a man who went viral on social medial after sticking mouth in front of a Closed-Circuit TV Camera (CCTV) of an ATM machine while stealing money from it has pardoned the cops involved in torturing him to death in custody here on Monday.

According to police, Salahuddins father Muhammad Afzaal announced to forgive the cops involved in killing his son in a native mosque of village Gorali.

Afzaal by announcing his decision said that he has pardoned the cops for the pleasure of Allah Almighty.

Earlier on September 1,a robber whose video of sticking mouth in front of a CCTV camera after stealing money from an ATM machine in Faislabad went viral on social media died in police custody.

The suspect, named Salahuddin and was arrested by police from Rahim Yar Khan a month after the video incident, was died in police custody.

The police have claimed that Salahuddin was rushed to a nearby hospital after his health deteriorated; he died under treatment later on.

The District Police Officer (DPO) Omar Salamat has ordered an immediate inquiry into the matter.