Lahore: Couple held for torture of minor maid
LAHORE: Sabzazar police have arrested a couple for torture of an eight–year–old housemaid on Tuesday.
The Child Protection Bureau received information on April 27 that a couple was subjecting a girl to torture at Dabanpura in Sabzazar.
SHO Atif Zulfiqar constituted a special team which conducted raid and recovered the victim. The accused couple had detained her in a room. Marks of torture were found on her face and other parts, SP Saddar Investigations Zahid Nawaz Marwat and SP Ammara Athar told a press conference along with Child Protection Bureau chairman of Saba Sadiq at his office.
Samina Bibi and her husband Amin used to torture her with an iron rod. They also confessed their crime before the police. The victim was handed over to the Child Protection Bureau for treatment and care. DIG Operations Dr Haider Ashraf has announced cash prizes and commendatory certificates for the police team.