The Lahore High Court on Monday took cognizance of the news published in a section of press regarding gang-rape of a mother of three on the pretext of giving her a job in the Shalimar Area.

According to a press release, Lahore District and Sessions Judge has been directed to investigate the matter and submit report regarding steps taken by the local police along with his own comments.

A resident of Aalia Colony reported to police that she went to Arshad and Aslam to get job but they took her to some unknown place on the pretext of providing her employment and raped her. Police registered a case against the accused but no arrest was made so far. LHC Complaint Cell took serious notice of the news and directed the concerned D&SJ to look into the matter and submit report within a week positively, concluded the press release.