Protest against abducted & murdered son of labourerMarch 20, 2014
SIALKOT: The grieved family and hundreds of the villagers including women and children, staged sit-in and anti police demonstration by blocking the traffic for seven hours on main Saidpur-Sialkot Road, Sialkot-Gondal Road and link roads to lodge a strong protest against 18 days old nasty incident of abduction, sodomy and brutal murder of local labourer’s son here Thursday.
The protesting villagers were carrying banners and placards and chanting anti-police slogans for remaining failed in recovering the dead body of the minor victim. They burnt the tyres on the roads and kept the traffic jammed for seven hours from 06:00 am to 01:00 pm. They asked the police to provide their minor son dead or alive due to their demand police remained unable to bring the victim there.
Later, the senior officials of police and district administration of Sialkot led by Malik Abid Hussain Awan, DCO negotiated with the agitating people and assured them full justice. The grieved family expressed dissatisfaction over the investigation carried out by the Kotli Said Mir-Sialkot police..
On this, the grieved family and protesting people gave a three-day deadline to the police for providing them their victim son dead or alive, otherwise they would again be forced to come on the roads to lodge stronger anti police agitation in Sialkot on coming Monday.
Later, the protesting people dispersed peacefully after lodging their seven-hour long anti police agitation and sit-in.