KHAIRPUR TAMEWALI - Police have arrested the "killer" uncle of a girl who was raped, murdered and dumped in sewer.

The resident of Khairpur Tamewali, Uzma Niaz, was a student of third year. She went to see her uncle Mukhtar Hussain to his house and did not return. The family of the girl got a report registered with the Khairpur Tamewali police station. A team consisting of DSP Rao Muhammad Naeem Shahid, Inspector Mumtaz and Sub Inspector Nasir Bhatti founded a clue against and arrested Mukhtar Hussain who later confessed the murder.

Mukhtar administered Uzma Niaz milk mixed with intoxicating substance which caused her drowsiness and after that he raped and strangled her. After the death, he dumped her body in the sewer. The autopsy report also proved that she was raped before the murder.