Employers booked for torturing 12-year-old maid to death

02:00 PM | 5 Feb, 2021
Employers booked for torturing 12-year-old maid to death

LAHORE – Police on Thursday arrested an employer for torturing a minor maid to death in Iqbal Town of the provincial capital.

Police said the underage domestic helper who was found dead was tortured to death. The post-mortem revealed that the girl was beaten up multiple times and was starved for long hours.

Earlier on January 30, the father of the victim lodged a complaint stating that their daughter was sexually assaulted and killed by her employers while the postmortem report revealed that she was not raped.

The employer, Saira Bano, confessed the crime during interrogation. She added that other family members were also involved in the crime. A case has been registered under sections 34 and 302 of the PPC.

The father of the victim told police that on January 27 they received a call from their daughter asking him to take her back as she was not in good health. He added that they found her unconscious on their arrival. The child was immediately shifted to a hospital where the doctors pronounced her dead.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Pakistani rupee exchange rate to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 4 March 2024

Pakistani rupee remains stable against US dollar in the open market on March 4, 2024 (Monday).

US Dollar rate in Pakistan

In the open market, the US dollar was being quoted at 279.3 for buying and 282.45 for selling.

Euro currently stands at 302.5 for buying and 305.5 for selling while British Pound rate stands at 354 for buying, and 359 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED hovers at 76.3 whereas the Saudi Riyal saw slight increase, with new rates at 74.5.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 4 March 2024

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)
Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 279.3 282.45
Euro EUR 302.5 305.5
UK Pound Sterling GBP 354 359
U.A.E Dirham AED 76.3 77
Saudi Riyal SAR 74.5 75.3
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 737.97 745.97
Canadian Dollar CAD 207 209.2
China Yuan CNY 38.82 39.22
Danish Krone DKK 40.23 40.63
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.7 36.05
Indian Rupee INR 3.37 3.48
Japanese Yen JPY 2.1 2.18
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 901.62 910.62
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.49 59.09
New Zealand Dollar NZD 168.97 170.97
Norwegians Krone NOK 26.54 26.84
Omani Riyal OMR 725.68 733.68
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.74 77.44
Singapore Dollar SGD 207 209
Swedish Korona SEK 27.13 27.43
Swiss Franc CHF 314.07 316.57
Thai Bhat THB 7.74 7.89


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