ISLAMABAD - Unidentified people raped a teenager in the federal metropolis and set her dead body on fire before dumping it into a ditch in nearby jungle.

According to police, they found the dead body of 11-year-old girl in a ditch in sector I-9/1 of federal capital. The teenager who was resident of Bhara Kahu, a locality situated in the Islamabad metropolis at a distance of a few kilometers away from President and Prime Minister House, had gone missing since February 13 2013.

First Information report was registered in Bhara Kahu police station against a 55 years old Qaiser Ali and his wife Mehak Kaiser on 16 February, 2013 after father of teenager accused them of kidnapping her daughter.

“The dead body was totally burnt and family alleged she was raped, murdered and then her body was set on fire,” an investigation officer told TheNation on Sunday. Also, a source, quoting a doctor told TheNation, teenager was gang-raped and strangulated to death.

After the dead body of deceased was found on Sunday, a case was registered against the nominated accused in Industrial Area police station under section 302.

The incident has horrified the people of Islamabad and sparked protests across the locality that is not far from Houses of Prime Minister and President of Pakistan.

The incident, which occurred in the federal capital on Sunday, shocked the Isloos; members of civil society have called for arrest of accused and institute the death penalty for all those involved in the bone chilling incident involving rape/death of teenager.