Lahore: Police driver held
LAHORE: Qilla Gujjar Singh (Operations) police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested a police driver who crushed to death a six-year-old baby child under a police van here on Tuesday near Empress Road.
A case (430/11) under Section 320 of PPC has also been lodged against the accused driver.
According to police sources, the accused Riaz while driving a jail van (9704-Letter No-LHR) crushed Sikminza, daughter of Nazir Masih, near Don Bosco High School at Empress Road. Resultantly the minor child had suffered multiple injuries and died on the spot while the driver managed to escape from the crime scene.
Police concerned have arrested the accused on Wednesday besides initiating a legal action against him. Further investigations were underway.