Four arrested for Lahore rape

A total of 113 cases of rape have been registered in Pakistan`s Lahore metropolis this year, in which 86 accused have been arrested, a media report said Sunday.

Islamabad: Four suspects have been arrested in Lahore on charges of raping a five-year-old girl who is now in critical condition, a media report said Sunday.

The arrests Saturday were made on the basis of CCTV footage and other clues, the Dawn newspaper said.

The girl, who went missing Thursday, was dumped outside a hospital in Lahore Friday after the crime.

Lahore police chief Chaudhry Shafique Ahmad said the girl was in critical condition and was yet to give her statement.