DASKA: A marriage hall guard in Daska on Wednesday tortured a child to death for collecting money at the wedding.

The 11-year-old boy Danish among other children was gathering money thrown in the wedding that took place in Garha Kalan-Bambaanwala village of Daska.

The guard, identified as Safdar started to beat the boy when he tried to enter the hall.

Danish ran away from the guard however; he hit a steel pipe on the child’s head from the back which pierced into the eye.

The parents were in shock and distress over hearing about the death of their child.

Bambaanwala police arrested the guard after being informed of the incident.