Body of 5 year old boy recovered from hotel’s manhole in Lahore


LAHORE: Dead body of 5-year-old Hussnain, who got lost during a wedding ceremony held in Islampura area, was recovered nine days later from the gutter of the hotel where the event took place.


Efforts were made by his family members in order to find out the missing boy by retrieving the Closed Circuit Television (CCTV) camera footage of the hotel but no evidence was found of the boy leaving the hotel.

Imran, Hussnain’s father, filed a report about the missing of his son in the police station. On Sunday, the hotel management reported to the police about finding the dead body of a child from the gutter located in the hotel’s parking.

The hotel administration had covered the manhole with a wooden board. The police detained four staff members of the hotel after carrying out interrogation.

The hotel was sealed by police whereas the dead body of the child will be handed over to his parents after his postmortem gets complete.