ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani has taken a very strong notice of the unfortunate incident in which a girl student of a medical college Ms. Saima Faiz was abducted and subjected to assault by four persons in Rawalpindi in February. The Prime Minister asked the concerned provincial government and relevant officials to ensure that all the culprits are arrested and brought to book. He asked that stern action be taken so that such incident could not be repeated any where in the country.
The Prime Minister expressed his concern after Mrs. Farzana Raja presented her report to him, here at the Prime Minister’s House today after visiting the victim Ms. Saima Faiz and her parents in Kotli Azad Kashmir two days earlier. The Prime Minister after viewing a special report on a private television channel about the incident had specially sent Mrs. Farzana Raja, MNA as his envoy to visit the victim and console her. He also asked her to find the facts and give him a report on the unfortunate incident.
Mrs. Farzana Raja informed the Prime Minister that after her visit to the house of the victim and the affected family, two culprits have been arrested while the fourth culprit is still at large. The main culprit she mentioned was arrested earlier and is presently in police custody. She also apprised the Prime Minister about her findings after looking at all the details. She appreciated the Prime Minister for his concern over the brutal act and informed him that she had conveyed his sympathy with the girl as well as her parents. She further said that she assured the affected family that the government would extend every possible support for their protection and ensure that justice in done.-SANA