MARDAN: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) MPA Iftikhar Mashwani on Monday claimed that four-year-old Asma, who was discovered lifeless within the fields final month, was neither raped nor murdered however relatively, died a pure dying.
Contradicting the statements of forensic specialists that the minor was raped earlier than she was killed, Mashwani alleged that the district nazim was scoring political factors by saying that Asma was raped.
The forensic report doesn’t verify that Asma was raped. She was neither raped nor murdered, she died of pure causes, the MPA claimed, including that police would submit the forensic report on the case within the Supreme Courtroom on Tuesday.
He additional demanded that the apex court docket situation directions for a second autopsy within the case.
Lashing out on the newest claims by the MPA, District Nazim Himayatullah Mayar questioned if Asma was neither raped nor murdered then why had been DNA samples of 243 suspects collected within the first place.
“If nothing occurred, then why had been DNA samples of 243 suspects collected [by the police]?” he stated whereas addressing an ANP rally.
“Even when she was not raped, she was murdered. Then why have the culprits not been arrested but?” he continued.
In the meantime, within the newest twist within the case, Asma’s father Behram Khan stated his daughter was not raped.
The minor’s paternal uncle, Saifullah, stated no torture marks had been discovered on her physique when she was bathed by girls of the household earlier than being buried.
Asma was reported lacking from the Gujjar Garhi space in Mardan on January 13, and recovered lifeless the following day from the close by sugarcane fields. The assassin stays at massive.
Dr Ashraf Tahir — the Director-Normal of the Punjab Forensic Science Company — earlier stated the DNA checks carried out on the samples obtained from the deceased’s physique and the crime scene proved that the minor woman was sexually assaulted earlier than her dying.
One particular person’s DNA was discovered on Asma’s physique confirming the rape, the official added, noting that the following stage within the investigation can be to match the DNA samples taken from over 200 folks within the case to trace down the suspect.