MUZAFFARGARH

(News desk):Police on Monday arrested the accused involved in a incident occurred in Muzaffargarh last week wherein nine members of a family including seven children died after consuming poisonous food. According to Investigating Officer Ashiq Hussain, the accused woman named Shaheen who is also a relative of the victims had added excessive poisonous pills to the flour that caused the deaths.  The accused confessed to the crime and further investigation is underway, he added. The police have also taken uncle of the children Muhammad Amin into custody. Last week, nine members of a family including seven children died after consuming poisonous food in Tehsil Jatoi.