Quoting the boy's classmates, the police said that the teacher had allegedly done so because "he had failed to memorise his lesson."
The case in the mountainous northern region of Kohistan has attracted international attention since it first emerged in 2012, when a local cleric was accused of ordering the deaths of male and female guests filmed at a wedding.
The family of Nimrita Amarta Maher Chandani — a BDS final-year student at the SMBBMU in Larkana, who was found dead in her hostel room — has refuted earlier reports that the student committed suicide and demanded a "transparent investigation" into the circumstances of her death.
The remains of at least three of the four children who went missing from Kasur over the past 75 days were found on Tuesday, the police said, confirming that all three were brutally raped before being buried underground, according to Geo News.
Anwar was arrested in 1993, after police accused him of participating in an attack that killed a villager. He was sentenced to death in 1998. He was 17 years old at the time of the attack, said the lawyer, Zainab Mahboob, expressing hope that Anwar will be released soon.
According to a statement issued by Chief City Police Office Abbas Ihsan’s office, the young boy Shahzeb committed suicide in the lock-up after he was arrested following a clash with a shopkeeper in Liaqat Bazaar and pointing weapon at him.
The woman was attacked in September last year in front of her small children on the side of a motorway after her car ran out of fuel near Lahore. An outpouring of anger was further fuelled by a police chief who chided the victim for driving at night without a male companion.
Ajay Lalwani, 31, a reporter for a local television station and an Urdu language newspaper, was shot multiple times while having his hair cut at a barber shop on Thursday, said Ashiq Mirani, the area police chief.
According to the sources, the system would provide a record of round-the-clock movement on roads and it would not only help in controlling and managing the traffic volume across the motorways and highways for its smooth and safe flow, but also provide for effective and timely interception of crimes.
“We felt we needed to come up with an innovative approach to control street crime,” said Farrukh Ali, chief of the unit, explaining that officers on rollerblades could more easily chase thieves on motorcycles through the city of 20 million.