Lahore: Man arrested for grave damage
LAHORE: A grave-digger of the Mian Mir graveyard was arrested for allegedly desecrating a grave on Tuesday, Mustafaabad Station House Officer Khalid Mehmood said.
A man alerted police after finding that the grave-digger identified as Jabbar was digging the grave of sons of Ishtiaq Ahmad at Mian Mir graveyard.
The SHO said police rushed to the spot and took the suspect into custody after spotting a grave damaged. He said the suspect was allegedly digging the grave create space for another one after receiving Rs15,000 from a family. The SHO said a case under Section 297 (trespassing on burial places,) of the Pakistan Penal Code was registered against Jabbar.
The original article can be found at Dawn News.