LAHORE/DERA GHAZI KHAN: A person accused of subjecting a minor maid to brutal assault and electrical shocks right here within the metropolis’s Samina Sadaat city has been arrested, Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar’s focal particular person on Digital Media, Azhar Mashwani, stated Sunday.
The growth got here after Buzdar famous with concern a viral social media video detailing the torture she bore. According to the caption shared alongside the clip, “tyrant landlord Mian Kaleem Hafeez Qureshi in Samina Sadaat brutally tortured an innocent five-year-old girl working in the house”.
“Apart from continuously hitting the girl with sticks, she was also subjected to electric shocks. Her only ‘crime’ was that she lost Rs30,” the caption added.
While noting the problem of “torture of seven-year-old maid in Dera Ghazi Khan”, Buzdar had additionally sought a report from the regional police officer for D G Khan. The chief minister had ordered that the offender be instantly arrested.
He additionally instructed the district commissioner to have the minor woman handled at a medical facility.
Mashwani, in an replace concerning the case, stated the younger woman’s dad and mom didn’t want to register a primary info report (FIR) over the matter after which the D G Khan police grew to become a complainant within the case.