LAHORE - Police have arrested a man and his nephew allegedly for beating lady polio workers in Lohari Gate on Wednesday.

The polio workers told the police that Sajid and his uncle Gull Awaz thrashed them as they entered a house in Peer Bhola Street to administer polio vaccine to the children.  The lady polio workers, identified as Rukhsana and Jaan Ara, further said that both the men refused to allow them polio vaccination. However, the accused persons rejected the torture claim of the workers and said that the woman had exchanged harsh words with them. Police are investigating.