Tortured maid recovered; couple held – 19 Aug 2022

LAHORE: The victim of brutal torture by her employers, a couple, a 13-year-old girl working as a maid has been recovered from a house in Iqbal Town on Thursday.

The victim identified as Fatima had been working at the place of Saba Bibi and Farhan at Ravi Block. The suspects would subject her to severe torture. She had marks of serious injuries on her arms, neck and other parts. The victim on information was recovered by a team of Police Response Unit (PRU). The suspected couple managed to flee the scene. However, police arrested them after few hours.

Child Welfare and Protection Bureau (CP&WB) Chairperson Sarah Ahmad said that the bureau has taken custody of her.

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