LAHORE: Samanabad police on Monday reportedly arrested a person and his spouse for allegedly torturing their 10-year-old daughter over petty points.
Suspects Sheikh Nadeem and his spouse, Ayesha, used to torture minor Manahil by burning her physique with an electrical rod.
The police additionally recovered the woman with a number of burns on her physique and shifted her to an area hospital the place medical doctors confirmed the cruelty within the preliminary report.
A police official stated some neighbours heard cries of the woman and rushed to the home the place they discovered Ayesha subjecting the woman to extreme torture.
He stated Manahil was her stepdaughter and the neighbours alerted the police after they noticed Ayesha inflicting torture on her.
The police recovered the woman from the home and shifted her to the hospital in a essential situation.
Manahil instructed the police that her stepmother and her father used to burn her physique on petty home points.
A neighbour, Usama Saghir, instructed the police that the couple had been subjecting the woman to torture for the final couple of weeks.
The Samanabad police registered a case towards each the suspects on the grievance of Saghir and handed over the case to the investigation police for additional motion.
Printed in Daybreak, February 19th, 2019