MUZAFFARGARH: Police on Friday claimed to have nabbed three suspects in connection with a child abuse case in Kot Addu.
District authorities said the men had confessed to assaulting 26 children. The case appears to be reminiscent of the Kasur child abuse scandal that had earlier rocked the nation.
“The suspects would pick up children from the streets and abuse them. They would then drop them back,” Muzaffargarh DPO Owais Ahmed said. Parents would not file complaints with police for fear of disrepute. However, a few days ago, one of the victim’s father complained to police and the child was able to identify one of the suspects, who was then arrested.
Soon after, two others from the group were also nabbed by po...