Murree woman torture case: Main accused taken into custody

Haider Ali 09:54 PM | 18 Dec, 2018
Murree woman torture case: Main accused taken into custody
RAWALPINDI - Police in Punjab have arrested the main accused allegedly involved in torturing a woman in Murree.

According to Rawalpindi district police spokesman, Murree Police team under the supervision of ASP Murree Faryal Fareed conducted a raid and arrested the suspect namely Muhammad Nadeem.

The policeman informed that six accused involved in the torture of a female in the jurisdiction of Murree Police Station were rounded up during 24 hours after the incident.

Murree Police on the directive of City Police Officer, Rawalpindi Abbas Ahsan conducted raids in different areas and succeeded to nab the mian culprit.

The spokesman said an FIR number 484 was registered on Dec 16 under 353/186/354 and 506 sections of PPC in Murree Police Station and police team under the supervision of Superintendent Police, Saddar Division Tahir Maqsood and ASP Murree Circle Faryal Fareed conducted raids and rounded up the accused.

He informed that more police personnel have been deployed in Murree while patrolling of Dolphin Force would also be ensured adding that a special help desk for facilitation of the tourists and registration of complaints has also been set up.

The spokesman said, all available resources would be utilized for the protection of the tourists visiting Murree and strict action in accordance with the law would be taken against negligent police personnel.

The spokesman for CM Punjab, Dr Shahbaz GIll also confirmed the arrest and shared the picture of the prime accused in the case.

Chief Minister Punjab, Sardar Usman Buzdar had also taken notice of the incident.

Haider Ali

The writer is a civil servant.


KARACHI - Following are the foreign currency exchange rates for US Dollar, Saudi Riyal, UK Pound Sterling, U.A.E. Dirham, European Euro, and other foreign currencies in Pakistan open market on February 8, 2023 (Wednesday).

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 09:00 AM)

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar ‎USD 276.9 280.15
Euro EUR 296.12 296.74
UK Pound Sterling GBP 331.78 332.48
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.06 75.36
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.48 73.79
Australian Dollar AUD 190.31 192.71
Bahrain Dinar BHD 732.23 740.23
Canadian Dollar CAD 205.22 207.42
China Yuan CNY 40.72 41.12
Danish Krone DKK 39.92 40.32
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.08 35.45
Indian Rupee INR 3.35 3.46
Japanese Yen JPY 2.5 2.54
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 900.32 909.32
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 64.65 65.25
New Zealand Dollar NZD 174.19 176.18
Norwegians Krone NOK 27.12 27.41
Omani Riyal OMR 715.11 723.11
Qatari Riyal ‎QAR 75.64 76.34
Singapore Dollar SGD 208.03 210.03
Swedish Korona SEK 26.1 26.4
Swiss Franc CHF 297.31 299.81
Thai Bhat THB 8.25 8.4

KARACHI – Gold prices fell on Wednesday for the third straight day in local markets, after hitting aan all-time high in previous week.

The per tola price of 24 carats gold in Pakistan dropped by Rs2,000 to settle at Rs198,000 while the price of 10 grams decreased by Rs1715 to reach Rs169753.

On Monday, the gold price witnessed a drop of Rs200 per tola to close at Rs204,300.

In the international market, the commodity witnessed an upward trend as per ounce price reached to $1,880 after an increase of $11 dollars.


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