GUJRANWALA  - A station house officer and three others have been placed under suspension after a kite string slit a child’s throat in People's Colony of Gujranwala on Sunday.

Gujranwala police chief Raja Rifat Mukhtar had issued orders for strict implementation of ban on kite-flying. Taking notice of the death of a three-year-old child from a metallic string of a kite, Mukhtar suspended the SHO for People's Colony, an assistant sub-Inspector and two constables. The senior police official also warned other police officials of strict action in case of any negligence.