CM takes notice of woman’s rape, murder by Sindh Government Hospital doctor


KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah has taken a notice of the alleged rape and murder of a female patient at the Sindh Government Hospital, Korangi, while demanding a detailed report of the matter, his spokesperson said.

According to the deceased’s family, the woman was taken to a hospital in Karachi’s Korangi area for treatment of a gum infection but she ended up losing her life at the facility.

The death of a woman at the government hospital had taken a new turn on April 20 when the police said she was murdered after being subjected to rape.

Citing the victim woman’s autopsy report, the Korangi police had confirmed she was administered a poisonous injection after being subjected to sexual assault at the hospital located in Korangi No.5.

A first information report (FIR) was lodged on the woman’s brother’s complaint against the paramedic named Shahzeb and Dr Ayaz Abbasi

Shahzeb was taken into the custody after the registration of the case at Awami Colony Police Station.