THATTA: Two unknown persons allegedly desecrated the body of a woman after digging her grave at Shah Inayat graveyard of Village Asraf Chandio near Ghulamullah Town of District Thatta on Saturday morning.
According to villagers they saw an unshrouded body lying in the bushes alongside the graveyard and informed the area SHO. The body was identified as that of Amina who had been buried a couple of days ago. The relatives of the deceased woman also reached there as soon as they heard about the gruesome incident and told local reporters that they had no enmity with anyone in the area.
A Police team led by SSP Thatta Imran Khan arrived at the site and acquired information from the relatives of the deceased and villagers regarding the incident. While talking to media men SSP Thatta said that those who were involved in this grisly incident would be brought to book. He said that an inquiry team would be formed to launch a probe into the incident.
On the other hand, this incident has sent a wave of fear and uproar across the district. People from different walks of life demanded the arrest of those involved in this episode.
Opposition leader in Sindh Assembly Haleem Adil Sheikh who had also reached Thatta on Saturday evening deplored this incident and said that this incident had laid the fact bare that the law and order situation was worsening and the Sindh Government had now failed to give protection even to the corpses buried in the graves.