Lahore: Man tortured to death
LAHORE: A 45-year-old man was found tortured to death in the Tibbi City area, police said on Tuesday. Police investigators said the man, yet to be identified, was lying dead on the road near Darbar Baba Shah Wali ground as they reached the spot. Some passers-by spotted the dead body and contacted the police by phone. Investigators said unidentified killers tortured the man, strangled him and later fled away after throwing his dead body in the ground. The police have removed the dead body to the morgue for autopsy. The police have also registered a murder case against unidentified killers on the complaint of one Aslam, a gardener at the shrine. Further investigations are underway.
Meanwhile, a 70–year–old man, who was admitted to a local hospital the other day, died there on Tuesday, Ichhra police said. Police said the man, unidentified so far, was lying unconscious near Ichhra Shopping Centre three day ago. He was admitted to the hospital, where he died on Tuesday. The police have removed the dead body to the morgue for autopsy.