LAHORE - Naked body of a teenage girl, stuffed in a suitcase, was recovered from a bus-stand in Shera Kot police precincts on Tuesday.
Police sources said that the girl was murdered after being raped. Her body has been moved to the morgue for autopsy. Investigators say they believe the 19-year-old girl, unidentified so far, was strangled to death after being raped by unidentified killers.
Some passersby spotted a suspected bag on a footpath near the bus-stand in Shera Kot and telephoned the police. Cops reached the spot and shifted the body to morgue. The investigators were yet to ascertain the identity of the deceased till filing of this report.
However, a case has been registered against unidentified killers and investigations have been launched with no arrest made yet.
In another incident, a 55-year-old man was found dead under mysterious circumstances from Shera Kot police limits. His body was moved to the morgue for autopsy. Police said that the body of an unidentified man was lying alongside the bank of Ravi River as they reached the spot. Some passersby spotted the body and contacted the police. Further investigation was underway.
SHOT DEAD: A 30-year-old man was shot dead over old enmity in Manawan police area. Nazim Hussian was attending a wedding party in a village near Adda Jheel when Azeem and his accomplices opened indiscriminate fire. As a result, Nazim and his relative Ali Raza sustained multiple bullet wounds. Both the injured men were rushed to a hospital, where Nazim expired later on. Condition of Ali Raza was also stated to be critical.
Police have registered a murder case against the killers on the complaint of Muhammad Hussain, father of the deceased. The complainant told the police that the killers had property dispute with his son.
Meanwhile, a 40-year-old trader who was under treatment at Services hospital after receiving bullet injuries the other day, died there on Tuesday.
Resident of Kasur, Muhammad Shakeel, was shot at and wounded by two motorcyclists on offering resistance during a robbery attempt near Tolington Market in Shadman police vicinity.
Police have moved the body to the morgue for autopsy and are investigating.