Okara: Expat’s wife raped, killed by robbers
OKARA: Armed men raped and killed a woman and looted gold ornaments and cash during a broad daylight robbery in a house in in Shadman Colony. The robbers barged into the house of Ameer Mohammad, an expatriate presently living in Saudi Arabia, when their children were in school and Maqsoodan, his wife, was alone at the house. They looted gold–ornaments and cash and raped and killed her. Having taken the body into custody, the A Division Police shifted it to a hospital for post–mortem. The police claimed that teams had been formed to arrest the robbers. However, as a result of a collision between motorcycles, an FSc student and the other biker were injured while the student succumbed to the injuries in the hospital. The college students held protest outside the emergency ward.
Mohammad Kashif from Hujra Shah Mukeem was living in a hostel. By his motorcycle, he was going to Okara via GT Road and collided with another motorcycle coming from the opposite direction. As a result, both the bikers were injured. Rescue 1122 shifted the injured to DHQ Hospital. Meantime, one of them was shifted to Lahore but Kahif remained under treatment here at Okara and could not survive.