LAHORE:  A 50-year-old man was found brutally tortured to death from a drain in Nishtar Colony, police said on Friday.

A police official said that apparently it seemed that unidentified killers tortured the man to death and fled after throwing his body into the drain. The mouth of the deceased was gagged with tape while the feet and hands were tried with a rope.  Police investigators said that the body of an unidentified man was floating in the Rohi Nullah as they reached the spot. Some passersby spotted the body and contacted the emergency police by phone. The police have removed the body to the morgue for autopsy and are investigating with no arrest made yet. A murder case was also registered against unidentified killers.

Separately a 35-year-old man found dead from Baghbanpura. Police said that the man, later identified as Muhammad Irfan, a resident of Lodhran district, was lying dead alongside a road as they reached the spot. The body was removed to the morgue for autopsy.

 Police are investigating.  –Staff Reporter