SHARE

In keeping with a request made by 6-year-old Zainab’s father to Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, the head of the joint investigation team (JIT) probing the rape and murder of the child was changed on Friday.

On Thursday, Zainab’s father, Muhammad Amin, an ardent supporter of the Pakistan Awami Tehreek’s Dr. Tahirul Qadri, had expressed dissatisfaction with the nomination of the police officer heading the JIT and requested that he be replaced.

Read Also: An 11-year-old boy was found dead in nearby fields in Pattoki Village

The father had shared his reservations on the nominated police officer’s faith.

The Punjab Government issued a notice to this effect and Deputy Inspector Police Mohammad Idrees was appointed to lead the probe team.

Read More