A pitiless father on Friday night buried his two daughters alive in Shakargarh and one of them died and the other was shifted to hospital in critical condition.
The incident took place in Deenpur Village when a driver, Amjad, took his eight-year-old daughter Maryam and ten-year-old Zainab for a ride and buried them.
Amjad’s wife called him and asked about his arrival on which, he told his wife that he has buried the daughters alive in sand.
On the appeals of the mother, the locals rushed and rescued the victims and shifted them to hospital but Maryam lost her life, whereas, Zainab was referred to Lahore hospital for proper medical treatment.
Meanwhile, police has detained the suspect and said that his mental condition was not good due to injury in the head, he had some time ago. Police have launched an investigation into the matter.—INP