MURIDKE: A 13-year-old girl was allegedly burnt for resisting gang-rape attempt in Muridke tehsil today.

According to police, the incident took place in Loharanwali area of Muridke where a suspect and his accomplices barged into a house and torched a girl for resisting gang-rape attempt. The victim was severely injured in the incident.

The suspects also tortured girl’s parents when they tried to douse fire, police said. Later, the girl was shifted to Mayo Hospital in Lahore where her condition is said to be critical.

Police registered a First Information Report (FIR) and arrested the prime suspect involved in the incident.