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Kasur erupted in riots on Wednesday as residents agitated against perceived police inaction over the alleged rape and murder of a 7-year-old resident of the city.

Two people were killed by gunshot wounds as enraged protesters armed with sticks and stones attempted to storm the deputy commissioner's office and were repelled by police. Two others were injured in the clashes, hospital sources said.

Television footage showed a policeman firing into the advancing mob before being told to fire into the air. It is not clear yet whether the policeman was responsible for the deaths or injuries.

The alleged rape and murder of a minor girl in Kasur has resulted in anger and grief countrywide.

The eight-year-old was allegedly raped multiple times and then murdered - in yet another gruesome incident of child abuse to have hit Kasur in recent years.


Protests erupt in Kasur after alleged rape, murder of minor girl

Police said the minor, a resident of Rod Kot area of Kasur, was kidnapped on her way to a tuition centre on January 5. Her body was found in a garbage pile near Kashmir Chowk after four days.

An initial postmortem report stated that the minor was strangled to death after being raped multiple times.

ISLAMABAD: The parents of Zainab, the minor who was allegedly raped and then murdered in Kasur arrived here from Saudi Arabia. The parents were performing Umrah when the incident took place.

Zainab’s body was discovered in a garbage pile on Tuesday, four days after she was kidnapped. The initial post-mortem report revealed that she had been raped multiple times and strangled to death.

“We will not bury Zainab until the killer is caught,” said her father speaking with reporters outside the airport.

He alleged that the police did not cooperate in finding his daughter "If the police would have acted immediately, the culprit would have been caught."

The father also appealed to the Chief Justice of Pakistan to take notice of the incident and Army Chief General Bajwa to provide justice.

“I have nothing to say, I just want justice for my daughter,” said Zainab’s grieving mother.

Condemning the murder of innocent Zainab, Army Chief General Bajwa responding to the appeal by aggrieved parents directed immediate all-out support to civil administration to arrest the criminals and bring them to justice.

Celebrities, cricketers and political leaders strongly condemned the incident and demanded justice.

Actress Mahira Khan demanded that the culprit(s) be handed exemplary punishment for the crime.

Actress and social activist Nadia Jamil tweeted her agony at the news.

Mawra Hocane expressed her shock at the incident.

Actress Hareem Farooq took to Twitter to express her grief.


















The alleged rape and murder of a minor girl in Kasur has resulted in anger and grief countrywide.

The seven-year-old was allegedly raped multiple times and then murdered - in what is being reported as the 12th gruesome incident of child abuse to have hit Kasur in the last one year.


Protests erupt in Kasur after alleged rape, murder of minor girl

Police said the minor, a resident of Rod Kot area of Kasur, was kidnapped on her way to a tuition centre on January 5. Her body was found in a garbage pile near Kashmir Chowk after four days.

Politicians, celebrities and sportsmen took to social media to condemn the incident and demanded justice.

Nobel Peace prize winner and activist for girls right to education, Malala Yousafzai demanded that the government take action.

London: Nobel Peace Laureate Malala Yousafzai has condemned cold blooded murder of minor girl Zainab in Kasur, saying she was heartbroken to hear about Zainab.

Malala took to twitter, saying such brutal incidents have to stop.

Malala using hashtag #JusticeForZainab, 7-year-old child abused and brutally killed in Kasur, Pakistan, Malala demanded of the government and the concerned authorities must take action.

Protests broke out in Kasur on Wednesday after reports that body of an eight years old minor girl, who went missing last week, has been found dumped in a trash pile.

According to TV channels, forensic examination of the body has confirmed that the girl identified as Zainab was raped before being killed .