Seven-year-old girl raped, murdered in Lahore


LAHORE: A seven-year-old girl was raped and murdered by unknown men in Lahore’s Ferozewala area on Saturday. According to the police, the incident occurred in Rachna Town area of Ferozewala where unidentified men raped the minor girl and later killed her. Police moreover added that the men dumped the body of the girl in an empty plot and fled. The victim’s body has been taken into custody and investigation is underway. Earlier last year, a five-year-old girl in Lahore was repeatedly raped for more than a hour and thrown outside the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital.

The incident shocked the nation and was widely condemned.

Despite the passage of several months and numerous breakthroughs, Lahore police was unable to trace any of the culprits involved in the crime.