A significant development in the Lahore motorway rape case, the main accused Abid Ali has been arrested by the Punjab police today (12th October).
According to the details, the accused was arrested from Faislabad. An important press conference is expected regarding the arrest of the accused.
It should be mentioned here that on September 9, a woman from Gujranwala was on her way to Gujranwala from Lahore with her two children in her car at around 1.30 pm when her car ran out of petrol near Gujjarpura on Ring Road.
The woman was waiting for her relative meanwhile, she also called the motorway police for help but the motorway police allegedly said that no one was on emergency duty and Beat of Gujjarpura had not been allotted to anyone yet.
According to the FIR, two armed men came from the forest adjacent to the motorway and smashed the car window and forcibly took the woman and her children to a nearby forest where the robbers raped the woman in front of the children. They snatched gold jewelry and cash and fled.