Tourist family tortured at Murree hotel

By: News Desk      Published: 01:11 PM, 13 Sep, 2020
Tourist family tortured at Murree hotel
A woman showing torture marks on her neck.

Another incident of misbehaviour with tourists surfaced in Murree where employees of a hotel tortured a family, reported 24NewsHD TV channel on Sunday.

According to the channel, a scuffle broke out between members of the tourist family from Faisalabad and the hotel management after an exchange of harsh words on some minor issue at Expressway.

Ali Tauqeer, who was visiting the hilly station along with his family, was injured and later shifted by Rescue 1122 to THQ Hospital Murree for medical treatment.

Ali Tauqeer said that women of his family were also tortured along with him. The civil administration and police did not respond to the incident, the TV channel reported.

It is pertinent to note that a number of quarrel incidents have been reported in the tourist destination Murree where tourists were insulted, abused, and physically thrashed by some people. 

In 2018 an online campaign ‘Boycott Murree’ was also launched on social media platforms.