Charred body found; brutal killing sparks protest

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Rafiullah Mandokhail
Zhob

In the horrific incident of murder, a teenager who went missing four days ago, found murdered on the outskirts of the city here on Sunday. The killers set the dead body on fire after brutally killing him. Some passersby spotted the charred body and informed the police. The body was beyond recognition.

According to SHO Sher Ali Mandokhail, the twelve-year-old Ajab Khan Safi, a resident of Sohrab Goth area, had been missing for the last four days. According to him, the beacon of hope for the ill-fated family, the innocent boy used to work as a labourer. He added that the police were making all-out efforts to arrestt the killers. The cause of the death could not be ascertained so far, the SHO said.

Soon after the incident, close elatives of the deceased and political and social activists in a large number, placed the dead body at Kaliwal Shaheed chowk and held a sit-in.