DADU: On Monday, an 11-year-old girl was allegedly stoned to death in the name of honour and was later secretly buried in Dadu, Sindh.
Inspector-General of Police (IGP) Sindh Syed Kaleem Imam, after taking notice of the incident, has sought a report from the Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Dadu. Imam also directed SSP Dadu to ensure timely justice and stern punishment for those involved.
The police on Monday arrested the victim’s parents and other facilitators after a case was registered by the Dadu police.
According to the FIR, the girl’s father, his relative, and four others had “hatched a conspiracy for the murder of the girl and killed her by stone-pelting”. They then bought a shroud and buried her near Lak graveyard.
The authorities were investigating the matter from different views to ascertain the facts.