Nankana Sahib: Two horrifying cases of brothers raping and killing their sisters
Here are the details of the both horrific cases that we know so far.
In our society, brothers are looked upon as the protectors of their sisters. For the most part, that’s true. However, the shocking reality unfolds when cases of brothers abusing and killing their sisters surfaces. Initially, honor killing took a heavy toll on women’s lives, and now incidents of brothers sexually abusing and killing their sisters are on the rise.
Case #1 of Brother Abusing and Murdering Sister
According to media reports, a 7-year-old girl in Nankana Sahib was strangled to death after being raped. Recently, the intense investigation of the minor girl’s death forced the killer to come forward and confess the crime.
Details of the Killer
The 7-year-old girl’s own brother turned out to be the killer and rapist of his sister. Sources state that the juvenile suspect was allegedly sexually abusing his sister for several months.
During the ongoing police investigation, the 14-year-old boy confessed to strangling his sister to death. He said that he killed his sister for fear that she might reveal everything to their family members.
Police Rewarded for a Successful Investigation
The District Police Officer (DPO) Bilal Iftikhar Kayani announced certificates of appreciation and cash rewards for police officers and personnel for revealing and arresting the suspect.
Case #2 of Brother Abusing and Murdering Sister
Complainant Abdul Ghafoor, a laborer in Chak No 3/53 area, reached out to the Bada Ghar police station to report his 7-year-old daughter missing. Bachiki In-charge police post Anjum Rizwan Cheema was directed to investigate the missing girl incident.
A search operation for locating the girl was conducted in the village and adjoining areas during which the girl’s body was found in a field near the village. Initial investigations suggested that she had been strangled to death after being raped.
Details of the Killer
Evidence collected at the scene, registered murder provisions in the case, and further inspection led the police to the victim’s 14-year-old brother Saqlain. A DNA test of samples collected from the victim concluded that the brother was behind the heinous crime.
During interrogation, Saqlain confessed to strangling his sister to death after sexually assaulting her. Police officials added that Saqlain also confessed to sexually assaulting his little sister for several months. The juvenile suspect also stated that he had sexually assaulted animals.
Area Police step up to help Fix the Society
Following the two horrifying rape cases, DPO Kiani said:
These rape-cum-murder incidents have reflected the moral decay of society. To avoid such heinous crimes, we need to revive our values.
The DPO further shared:
I, along with my team, will organize awareness lectures in all educational institutions so that children can be told about their values. I appeal to the citizens to come forward and play their role in preventing such incidents. We must provide our children with education as well as training.
Now the police are hoping that the public and authorities join in on the mission and help play a vital role in eliminating these evils from our society.
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