SIALKOT

An orphan girl was gang raped in village Shadiwal-Kotli Loharaan here by three accused who administered intoxicating beverages to the whole family and took the victim to an outhouse for the heinous crime.

Rubina Bibi, her mother, said that three accused including Usman and Mudassar of neighbouring village Dinga sent some cold drinks to her home for Iftar. She said that the whole of her family became unconscious after drinking the cold drinks.

Later, the accused took Rubab, 16, to a nearby outhouse, where they gang raped her forcibly. The victim became unconscious and the accused left her there while considering her dead and fled away. Some local people saw the victim there in critical condition and shifted her to a local hospital.

The grieved family staged a protest demonstration in front of the Kotli Loharaan police station and kept the traffic blocked for an hour by burning tyres on Sialkot-Kotli Loharaan Road, demanding early arrest of the rapists. The Family said that the accused were influential and still at large and are threatening them of dire consequences for reporting the matter to the police.

ARREST, SENTENCE: The Saddar police arrested village Basra Shaamey Wala based accused Ashraf for raping his daughter. The victim S told the police that her father had been raping forcibly for the last two years. Police have sent the accused behind bars after registering a case.

An anti-terrorism court has awarded death sentence for two counts to convict Sakhawat Ali for killing his second wife Najma Bibi after setting her ablaze over a domestic dispute in village Phalora-Sialkot on April 30,2014.

Earlier, the Phalora-Sialkot police produced the accused before ATC. Judge Ch Imtiaz Ahmed awarded death sentence to the convict for two counts in this case and sent the convict to the jail.