KARACHI: Ibrahim Hydri police on Friday arrested a gatekeeper of a private school allegedly involved in a minor girl rape attempt.

According to Senior Superintendent Police (SSP) Malir Rao Anwar, the gatekeeper, Edu, had allegedly attempted to assault a three-year-old Amra daughter of Amir yesterday, after which girl went home and told her parents.

The SSP said that the girl’s family and area people beat up the watchman, on early Friday before handing him over to Rangers.

He was shifted to police station for further interrogation in this regard, SSP added.

Meanwhile, Sindh Home Minister Sohail Siyal and IGP, AD Khawaja, took notice of media reports of the incident and directed DIG East to submit a detailed inquiry report on the incident.