Multiple rapes during robberies: 3 suspects arrested in Gujranwala
GUJRANWALA: Local Police are reported to have arrested three suspects of a gang that is believed to be involved in multiple rape incidents while committing robberies over the last few weeks.
According to details gathered by MM news, local police arrested three suspects, identified as Zeeshan, Sajid and Amir, believed to be involved in at least 4 cases of rape during robberies. It has been learnt that the armed dacoits raped the wife and daughter in front of father Pir Baksh four days back during a robbery.
Pir Baksh filed a complaint against the robbers at Aroop police station and slept at the neighbour’s house after the incident.
The robbers then entered neighbour Abdur Rasheed’s house and raped Pir Baksh’s wife and daughter in front of him again over filing a complaint against them. The robbers said that everything will happen in front of his eyes again because he reported the incident to the police.
The police filed another case on the application of Abdur Rasheed.
Meanwhile, interim Chief Minister Punjab Mohsin Naqvi has taken notice of the incident and has asked a report of the incident from the Inspector General (IH) of Punjab Police. It is also important to mention that it was the fourth incident of rape in Gujranwala within few days. One rape case was reported on February 22, second incident happened on February 26, third rape case was reported on March 1 and it was the fourth case.
Chief Minister Mohsin Naqvi has said that it was the responsibility of the government to provide justice to the affected women. The Chief Minister ordered the early arrest of the accused involved in the incidents directing that no stone should be left unturned to provide justice to the affected women.