Eight arrested in child abuse incident

KASUR: Eight of the accused involved in the child abuse incident have been arrested with seven cases registered against them at Ganda Singhwala Police Station.

The arrested accused included ring leader Jaisam Aamir alias Haji, Basharat Chayor, Nasim Shehzad, Faizan Majid, Abadul Manan Watto, Ali Majid and Irfan alias Faridi, District Police Officer Rai Babar Saeed told the media here Sunday.

He said some accused, including Salim Akhtar, Sherazi, Tanzeelur Rehman, Atiqur Rehman, Wasim Abid, Aleem Asif, Muhammad Yahya and Wasim Sindhi, had got interim bails and the police were actively pursuing their cases for cancellation of bails.

It may be mentioned that Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif had taken serious notice of the incident and constituted a three-member committee headed by Additinal Ispector General of Police Arif Nawaz, which have already submitted its investigation report to him.

The chief minister also ordered for a judicial inquiry of the incident.

Source: APP