Lahore: Father held for throwing baby girl into river
LAHORE: Police have arrested a man in his mid 30s who threw his minor daughter into the River Ravi on Tuesday. A murder case has been registered against the rickshaw driver, identified as Omar, a resident of Salamatpura.
Sumera Bibi told the police that her husband took them to the River Ravi for picnic, where he threw his 18-month daughter into the river. Police termed the killing as planned murder and are investigating. The body of the baby girl could not be recovered the deep river waters till filing of this report. During preliminary investigations, the alleged killer confessed to the police that he threw his daughter into the river during scuffle with his wife.