LAHORE: A couple in Sanpura area of Lahore brutally tortured a nine-year-old child who was working as a domestic helper for them, Geo News reported Monday. Police has arrested the couple and sent the child to hospital for medico-legal procedure.

According to details, residents of the area found nine-year-old Waseem at roadside shivering with cold and pain. Upon asking, he told that he was the resident of Larkana and was working in Farhan’s house as domestic aide.

Waseem told that Farhan and his wife Subhana allegedly tortured him due to which his face and other body parts swelled.

Police arrested the couple and sent the child to the hospital for his medical report.