Lahore: Girl tortured to death; body dumped in drain
LAHORE: The body of a 19-year-old girl, seemingly belonging to a rich family, was recovered from a drain in the Race Course police precincts on Thursday. The body had severe torture marks on it.
The body of the deceased, yet to be identified, was found in the drain opposite Beacon House National University, on the Zafar Ali Road. Police investigator said that some passerby had spotted the body, which was covered in a shawl. It was later shifted to the City morgue for autopsy.
A senior police officer claimed that the skull of the victim was hit so badly that her brain had had come out. Inspector Ch Munawar Hussain Hanjera said the girl seemed from a well-off family.