Okara: Police officer suspended over rape/assault charges

Police officer in Okara has been suspended over the charges of rape and assault.

According to the details, the station house officer (SHO) of a police station here in the Okara city has been suspended over a woman’s claims that he assaulted and raped her.

District Police Officer (DPO) Omer Saeed Malik, in this regard, ordered an official inquiry and formed a committee to probe the allegations.

Meanwhile, spokesperson for Okara police said the committee would carry out the investigation and present a report in three days.

According to the woman’s complaint, Inspector Anjum Zia of Hujra Shah Muqeem had allegedly beaten and sexually abused her earlier.