Shahkot rape case: Main accused arrested after bail cancellation
NANKANA SAHIB: The police on Tuesday arrested the main accused in Shahkot rape case after cancellation of his interim bail by the additional district and sessions judge.
Addressing a press conference, DPO Dr Haider Ashraf said that the main accused, Shamruz Bhutta, was arrested from Dhor Kot village. He said that Adeel, another nominated accused in the case, was already in police custody. He said that the accused would be presented before the court today (October 5). The DPO said that Shamruz Bhutta and his friend Adeel had raped an intermediate student, Saba, at Awaisia Colony on September 24 while the police had registered the case on September 25. He said that he had issued a notice to Investigating Officer Sub-Inspector Ghulam Rasool for negligence on the complaint of the victim’s mother. He said that the police had no pressure and the case would be investigated on merit.