Zainab’s vicious murder, protest continue in Kasur
Kasur (Web Desk): The horrifying rape and murder of a seven-year-old girl stirred violent protests in Kasur with demands for immediate justice being made from all segments of the society.
The residents are protesting at Kali Pul Chowk, whereas the city’s main artery has been blocked for commuters. Markets and shops are also closed in protest against the heart-wrenching incident.
Two protestors killed and six injured during the protest over rape and murder of a minor girl on Wednesday. They were identified as Shoaib and Mohammad Ali. Their funeral prayers are to be offered today, besides a post-mortem.
The Punjab Bar Council also announced a complete boycott of courts today and lawyers have demanded immediate arrest of the killers.
Later in the afternoon, protesters attacked the dera residence of PML-N MPA Naeem Safdar. Police resorted to tear gas shelling and use of water cannon to disperse protesters.