Lahore: Police ‘rescue orphan maid from torture’
LAHORE: The police on Thursday claimed to have rescued a 10-year-old orphan maid who was being tortured by a family living on Kachha Ferozepur Road in Lytton Road Police precinct. Police said the girl’s medical reports confirmed that she had been tortured and burned.
The victim was identified as Surayya, daughter of late Ashiq. She had been working at Sheikh Iftikhar’s house for two months, where the family had tortured her, the police said. The police arrested Iftikhar and registered a case against him. Police said the girl had been handed over to the CP&WB who take her to her relatives.