KASUR - People belonging to different organisations hanged the effigy of Imran, suspected murderer of Zainab, at Steel Bagh Chowk to lodge a strong demand for his public execution.

Talking to The Nation, they said that anyone who commits such a horrible crime does not deserve any leniency and should be awarded exemplary punishment.

They said that Zainab’s murderer should be hung publicly to serve as a deterrent for future offenders. They pointed out that child abuse is an unforgivable crime and only public execution of the culprit can comfort the departed souls of the minor children who were brutally murdered after rape. They also stressed effective measures for the prevention of such incidents in future.

WOMAN DIES, ANOTHER INJURED

A woman died and another sustained critical injuries after their scarves got stuck with the belt of a tube well here the other day.

According to police, Azharan Bibi and Kiran Bibi were washing clothes at a tube well when their scarves were stuck in the belt of the tube well. Resultantly, Azharan Bibi was killed on the spot while Kiran Bibi was injured critically and was rushed to Kasur District Headquarters Hospital by Rescue 1122.

FROZEN TO DEATH

An elderly unidentified man froze to death at the passenger waiting area of Kasur Railway Station. The deceased seemed to be 65 years in age was found dead at the place. Railway police shifted the body to hospital for post-mortem and started searching family of the deceased. Identity of the deceased is yet to be ascertained. Preliminary post-mortem reports revealed that the deceased had frozen to death.