LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif has taken notice of a news of torture of a poor person by a landlord in Layyah and ordered investigation into the incident.
He has sought a report from RPO Dera Ghazi Khan and directed to take legal action against the responsible. He said that provision of justice be ensured to the affected person.
According to details, feudal lord Chaudhry Javed tied his own servant Nazeer Ahmed with a tree and asked the children to hurl shoes and stones at him, which severely injured him.
The implacable landowner also forced the victim to remain hungry for 24 hours.
Getting the information about the incident, police personnel arrived at the scene and shifted the injured victim to the hospital for treatment.