VEHARI

The main and fourth accused of widely known Shamim Bibi rape case in Vehari was arrested by the police from Muslim Town Shan Chowk here the other day. His other three accomplices namely Kamran Daha, Imran Daha and Allah Yar Baloch have already been in jail in the light of District and Sessions court verdict.

Investigation Officer Khushi Muhammad has obtained three days remand of Khizar Hayat Daha from a court, claiming to recover the pistol and camera used in the commission of the crime from the accused.

It is to be recalled that Shamim Bibi was kidnapped by the four accused and transported to Mauza Mustafa Abad when she came out of her house to buy medicines. The accused raped her and captured her naked pictures to force her keep her mouth shut.

They also threatened her that they will upload the pictures on internet if she opened her mouth. Later, the accused were arrested on the order of Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif after nine months.

During investigation the rape charged proved and the three arrested accused were sent to jail. While the main culprit of this incident Khizer Hayat Daha remained at large.

However, the police continued its manhunt and succeeded in capturing the accused from Muslim Town Shan Chowk. The police produced Khizer Daha in the court and obtained his three day remand. According IO Khushi Muhammad, DNA test is in progress and chalan of the case would be completed soon.