According to details, a mobile phone was recovered from Arifa Bibi, hailing from Basti Qaimwala of Dera Ghazi Khan, after which the uncle and relatives summoned the Panchayat.
The Panchayat gave decision to stone to death the woman after which she was taken to unpopulated area and killed by pelting stones and bricks at her.
The police upon getting the information of the inhuman act registered a case against three members of the Panchayat and started raids for their arrest.
Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif took immediate notice of malicious decision and directed the police authorities for the bringing the culprits to book.
Meanwhile, the NGOs working for the rights of women have strongly condemned the callous act and demanded the authorities for taking strict action against the culprits to avoid repetition of such incidents in future.