LAHORE: A mother allegedly invited her 17-year-old daughter to home and torched her for marrying out of love. The family tried to give the incident an impression of suicide as the mother has taken the mother in custody and chief minister Punjab has taken notice of the incident and summoned a report from CCPO Lahore.
The chief minister has also directed to conduct investigations keeping in view all the angles and to taken stern action against the suspects as per the law.
According to Factor Area police the girl had married one Hassan a few days ago against the will of her family and there was a quarrel between mother and daughter over this in which the mother allegedly doused her daughter with petrol and torched her and called her death suicide.
SP Cantt Ibadat Nisar says that police has collected all the evidences from the scene of incident and shifted the body for post mortem to Jinnah hospital. The investigations about torching continue and girl’s mother has been taken into custody while post mortem will clarify the facts.