Islamabad, May 30, 2014 (PPI-OT): The Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan Mr. Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani took notice of murder outside the Lahore High Court reported in section of media dated 29.05.2014 containing the details that the murder of a young woman, who was beaten to death with bricks by her family, close to the Lahore High Court for marrying without their consent.
It was further requested that the killers be brought to justice and the police officers who were silent bystanders be punished for aiding and abetting the crime through their inaction, to dispense justice to victim.
Taking the cognizance, the Hon’ble Chief Justice of Pakistan passed the following order:
“Report be called from IGP, Punjab within 48 hours.”
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