Lahore motorway rape suspects have been identified as Abid Ali and Waqar ul Hasan and pictures of the culprits have been released by IG Punjab Inam Ghani and Chief Minister Usman Buzdar at a press conference on Saturday.
According to details, rapist Abid Ali is a resident of Fort Abbas District in Bahawalnagar and his DNA matched the samples recovered from the victim’s clothing.
The suspect’s DNA was already present in the Forensic Science Agency’s DNA bank and Abid Ali has an extensive criminal record including another rape back in 2013.
The other Lahore motorway rape suspect has been identified as Waqar ul Hasan by IG Punjabd and Chief Minister Buzdar at the press conference. Furthermore, a bounty of Rs. 2.5 million has been announced for each suspect’s arrest.
This is the latest information on the Lahore motorway rape suspects as released by Punjab Police on their official Twitter handle.
Lahore motorway rape incident
A woman was gang raped on Lahore motorway in front of her children on Wednesday after her car broke down stranding her on the road.
According to sources, the woman called motorway police for help but was denied assistance due to jurisdiction issues after which she was spotted by the assailants who attacked her car.
The culprits forced the woman along with her children out of the car and took them to a nearby field where they gang raped the woman and then robbed her of all valuables immediately fleeing the scene.