In Sialkot, a mob killed a man accused of blasphemy and set his body on fire. The victim was a foreigner and an export manager at a famous sportswear factory. The event took place on Friday morning, December 3.
According to details, the tragic incident took place on Wazirabad Road, where the director of the factory was brutally tortured by the factory workers, the foreign manager was beaten and killed.
Which led to his death. The angry crowd still did not spare and set fire to the badly wounded foreign manager, who was burned to death. After the incident, employees rioted and destroyed the factory, and also damaged the car.
Fear on social media
Meanwhile, videos of the case went viral on social media. The video shows that a large crowd of people is standing near the burning corpse.
In another video. A crowd calls themselves factory workers. According to the factory workers. A citizen of Sri Lanka also insult some of the sacre leaves. There the workers get angry. And attack him.
According to eyewitnesses at the scene. Angry townspeople beat the man. And then set him on fire. The angry crowd also chanted slogans. After the body was burning.
Who was the victim?
According to social networks, the decease was from Sri Lanka. He is call by name of Priyantha Kumara.
Chief Minister noticed foreign manager case
Chief Minister of Punjab Sardar Usman Bazdar drew attention to the tragic incident at the Sialkot factory. The Chief Minister has requested a report from the Inspector General (IG) of Police. As soon as it became known about the incident. A police contingent arrives at the scene. An investigation into the incident has also begun.
In his statement. Usman Bazdar said that it is necessary to investigate all aspects of the incident and also provide a report.
“Those who carry the law into their own hands will also be held accountable. According to the law.”
The Chief Minister said that no one should be allow to take the law into their own hands. Criminal cases will also be initiat against the violators.
The incident took place within the Agoki police station in Sialkot. According to police officer Agoki Ijaz. The incident takes place on the premises of the factory.
In addition, “Then it just became our attention. In the report that he defiled a poster in a factory.
On the other hand, IG Punjab will take notice of the tragic incident and order. IG Punjab Rao Sardar Ali and RPO Gujranwala to reach the spot immediately. And the incident should be scrutinized from all sides.