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Meanwhile, while talking to reporter, SP-CIA Zubair Sheikh has claimed that only two accused were involved in this horrific incident.
While 20 people from a village council near Multan have been arrested for ordering the rape, Pakistan's authorities must end impunity for sexual violence and abolish so-called village councils that prescribe horrific crimes as revenge.
Lisa Marie: "Thoughts with all the families involved, RIP to those sadly killed, horrific news.
There is no justification whatsoever for such acts of horrific violence and brutality.
The dog is also in a horrific state and needed urgent veterinary attention.
PAIN Grant Brebner needed op after horrific fractures
The memory of their brave, handsome, adventurous son will always be tainted by the pain and humiliation of his horrific death, the father of Jun Lin told a Montreal courtroom in a victim impact statement delivered shortly after Luka Magnotta was found guilty of his murder.
The situation there has been described as horrif- horrific.
My immediate prognosis, after my horrific accident in 1982, was devastating to my parents and close family members and friends, but I, with the help of my family, friends and hospital staff, refused to give up and here I am living on my own, having completed and passed a degree and just generally enjoying life to the full.
A LORRY driver has been cleared of killing a Coventry woman and her teenage grandson in a horrific road crash.
A WOMAN who took her pet to a groomer had to have the dog put down due to horrific burns.
And in one particularly horrific incident in Moscow in September, a drunk driver rammed a bus stop at high speed and killed seven people including five orphans from a children's home.