LAHORE: The Lahore High Court on Friday disposed of a notice regarding assault on a lady teacher as complete police report of the case was submitted before the trial court.
Earlier on cognisance of LHC complaint cell, the district and sessions judge Khanewal had reported that Kacha Khuh police registered a case and arrested one accused Muhammad Irfan. DNA tests of victim and accused were conducted and the accused was subsequently sent to jail.
The incident was reported in the press that 26-year-old teacher, resident of Kacha Khuh, told police that three men had dragged her into a car when she was on her way to school and took her to Shorkot in Jhang district. She said five men molested her over two days.
When her condition deteriorated, they threw her in the field near her home and fled. Some neighbours saw the assaulted lady and informed the police. After the medical report, it confirmed that she was raped. Residents of the area strongly condemned the incident and demanded that the rapists be publicly hanged.