SIALKOT -  A rickshaw driver abducted and raped a schoolgirl near Motra, Daska on Thursday.

An FIR (No 1023/2016) lodged with Daska City police station Under Section 365-B and 376 PPC by Shama Firdous, the victim’s mother. She said that her family had hired Waheed Ahmed for pick and drop of her daughter Sajal Arshad (16) from home to school. On the day, she picked the student for her school from near her house at Sohawa-Daska and took her to the banks of MR-Link Canal instead of dropping her to school. Then he forcibly raped the girl student, and left there in critical condition. She was admitted at Daska Civil Hospital in critical condition.

Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Lal Muhammad Khokhar said that the police have started investigation with no arrest.

GRANT RELEASED: The government has released a special grant of Rs750 million for providing basic facilities including electricity, water, furniture, establishment of wash rooms, boundary walls and additional class rooms in the government schools in Sialkot district. MNA Armughan Subhani disclosed this while talking to the newsmen.