Hafizabad: 6 landowners murdered labourer on theft charge
HAFIZABAD: Six influential landowners tortured a labourer to death on suspicion of stealing their cow here on Wednesday.
Mustafa, Murtaza, Mukhtar, Zafar, Zahid Aslam and Saifullah suspected that labourer Muhammad Arif had stolen their cow. On the day of the incident, the landowners allegedly abducted Arif from a bus stand at Kot Panah. The accused took Arif to their dera where they severely tortured and threw acid on him. As a result, he was killed on the spot. The police have registered a case and started investigations.