LAHORE: The Lahore High Court Complaint Cell on Monday took notice of a press report according to which an eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her relative.
The Cell directed the District & Sessions Judge, Bahawalpur to look into the matter and submit detailed report regarding steps taken by police, along with his own comments, within a week.A minor girl, daughter of a labourer and resident of Basti Raidan, was assaulted by her relative. The family found the girl in a serious condition and rushed her to the Bahawal Victoria Hospital.
The doctors informed the Cantonment police about the crime which raided the house of the suspect and arrested him. A case has been registered against the accused on the complaint of the victim’s father.