Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has taken strict notice of murder of 7 year old girl in district Kasur.He ordered Inspector General Police to arrest the culprits immediately. The Chief Minister also directed him to personally reach the area and file a report into the incident. He said he would personally monitor progress of the case.
Zainab, 7, had gone to a religious tuition centre near her house in the Road Kot area last Thursday (Jan 4) from where she is believed to have been abducted. Her parents had been in Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah and she had been living with a maternal aunt.
On Tuesday, a police constable deputed to trace the girl recovered her body from a heap of trash near the Shahbaz Khan Road.
Police said the girl seemed to have been killed four or five days earlier.Murder charges were added to the FIR on Jan 9, after the victim’s body was recovered.
12th such case to occur within a two-kilometre radius of the city over the last year, ignited a wellspring of anger among the city’s residents.