FOUR more innocent children murdered after brutally raped; protests in Kasur district.
Latest incident reminds of 6-year-old Zainab’s brutal rape, murder case in the same city.
Police said that they have found bodies of 4 missing boys who were murdered after alleged rape.The incident happened in Kasur district located some 52km south of Lahore. The murders and rape of these children are an uneasy reminder of the horrific rape and murder of six-year-old girl Zainab Ansari case, which lead to widespread outrage and protests across the country. Zainab’s body was found in a trash heap in Kasur in January 2018.
It was not immediately clear how the children were killed but District Police Officer (DPO) Kasur; Abdul Ghaffar Qaisrani said that the police suspected the victims were sexually assaulted before being murdered. More information will become evident once the postmortem examination of the remains is completed, he added. Police have sent the decomposed bodies for forensic investigation and DNA tests.
The latest case has sparked protests across the city of Kasur and neighboring areas as markets were shut down on Wednesday while angry protesters also pelted stones at the police station and blocked traffic demanding for justice and immediate arrest of culprits. Death tool of raped and brutally murdered children is now reached up to 700 in the Chunian Distt. Qasoor area.
The pictures and video of the dead are too horrific to share. But these are the four young boys who remain missing. 6 boys have been abducted over a three month period from the same area.