KASUR: Police personnel on Friday conducted raids in parts of Kasur and arrested two more people on a suspicion of killing a seven-year-old Zainab after rape.
According to details, the officers also interrogated more than 70 people during the search operation. They said that the DNA test of the detainees will soon be held.
Earlier on Friday, police had held three suspects named Asif, Umar and Baba Ranjha. Police learnt that Asif kidnapped Zainab from a market and handed her over to Umar, after which she was kept at Baba Ranjha’s house.
On the indication, the officers also launched a search operation at the house where Zainab was allegedly kept after abduction.
Seven-year-old Zainab was raped and murdered in Kasur last week as her body was found whilst the bereaved parents were in Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah.
The guardians complained upon return that late Zainab had gone missing at least five days ago and the police did not cooperate with the relatives who were looking for the missing minor.
Afterwards, CM Shehbaz paid a visit to the grieving family and vowed to monitor the proceedings in the case and bring the criminal to justice who is at large over ten days since the national reportage about the incident.