Motorway gang-rape accused meets family in Camp Jail

By: News Desk      Published: 03:23 PM, 23 Nov, 2020
Motorway gang-rape accused meets family in Camp Jail

Motorway gang-rape prime accused Abid Malhi met his wife, daughter and mother in Camp Jail, reported 24NewsHD TV channel on Monday.

The accused had requested the higher authorities to meet his daughter and wife during the identification parade, the TV channel reported.

The higher authorities of the jail had granted permission to Abid Malhi to meet his family.

The TV channel reported, Abid Malhi met his family amid the presence of jail authorities for 20 minutes in Camp Jail.

It is pertinent to note that prime accused in Lahore Motorway rape case Abid Malhi was arrested in Manga Mandi on October 12.

According to CIA SP Asim Iftikhar, the main accused Abid Ali was arrested in Manga Mandi after a search operation. 

Police said that Abid was being brought to Lahore where his DNA test would be taken.

On September 9, two robbers allegedly raped a woman at gunpoint in Gujjarpura area of Lahore while she was waiting for help on the motorway after her car ran out of petrol.

The other accused Shafqat is already in jail on judicial remand. Police have been tracing the prime accused since September 9, the day when he was allegedly robbed and raped a woman on a motorway in Gujjarpura area of Lahore. 

Malhi had managed to escape the police four times.