GUJRAT: Kharian Cantonment police on Wednesday booked a health care provider and two others for alleged homicide of a younger lady working as a maid of their home, after the report of her Covid-19 check was discovered to be adverse.
The suspects had claimed she had died of coronavirus on March 27.
Sufferer’s father Ghulam Yasin in his criticism lodged with Kharian Cantt police acknowledged that his 20-year-old daughter Ramsha had been working in the home of Dr Ali Muqaddas and Jahanzaib Afzal in I J Colony, towards Rs8.000 per thirty days wage and that he had obtained her one-year wage upfront from her employers.
He mentioned on March 27, he was knowledgeable by the employers that his daughter had died of coronavirus.
He mentioned the employers barred him and his household from going close to the lifeless physique, saying that it may very well be harmful for them as she had died of virus. The physique was shifted to her native village in Bhalwal tehsil of Sargodha district, the place she was buried within the native graveyard.
Yasin mentioned he had suspicions in regards to the sudden dying of his daughter and that he had approached the Cantt police demanding investigation into it. However the police didn’t pay heed to him.
He accused the employers of killing his daughter demanding honest investigation into her dying to deliver the killers to ebook.
Nonetheless, taking discover of the incident, Regional Police Officer Riaz Nazeer Gara ordered Kharian police to lodge a case towards the suspects and conduct inquiry purely on advantage.
On the RPOs orders, the police booked the suspects underneath part 302 of the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC) on Yasin’s criticism and began investigation.
An earlier report on the incident filed by Kharian Assistant Commissioner Faisal Mangat to Deputy Commissioner Dr Khurram Shahzad, mentioned quoting the employers — Jahanzaib and Dr Ali — that their maid Ramsha had signs of coronavirus since March 24.
They claimed when Ramsha’s situation deteriorated they took her to a personal clinic in Kharian on March 27, however there was no enchancment in it.
Later, the suspects claimed, they shifted her to the Aziz Bhatti Shaheed Instructing Hospital (ABSTH) the place docs pronounced her lifeless. Nonetheless, the docs took samples from the lifeless physique and despatched the identical to lab for assessments.
The AC additional acknowledged within the report that the lifeless physique was transported to the village by an ambulance organized by the Cantonment board and the burial occurred underneath the supervision of assistant commissioner involved.
Printed in Daybreak, April 2nd, 2020