Punjab Police arrested 26 more people on Sunday for their alleged involvement in the Minar-e-Pakistan harassment and assault case.

Police said that raids were carried out in Faisalabad, Kasur and Sheikhupura during which 26 people were arrested, bringing the total number of arrests to 92. A day earlier, police had arrested 66 people.

According to police, a total 407 people were included in the Minar-e-Pakistan harassment investigation. Besides the 92 arrested, police have released some others after questioning.

Of these arrested, 40 have been sent to jail for identity parade while 30 others are likely to be sent to jail today.

On August 18, Prime Minister Imran Khan had taken notice of the incident where a female Tiktoker was assaulted by a mob of hundreds of men. He ordered police to arrest those involved in the harassment and punish them.

The police registered a case against 400 men for assaulting the woman.

The story was filed by the News Desk.
The Desk can be reached at info@thecorrespondent.com.pk.

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