Two threaten, gang-rape minor girl in Attock
A 13-year-old girl was gang-raped by two men who broke into her home in Dhoke Fateh. According to the rape survivor’s mother, the girl was alone at home with a local shopkeeper and his friend invaded her house, sexually assaulted her and then managed to flee. A case was registered under sections 376 (rape) and 364A (kidnapping or abducting a person under the age of fourteen) of the Pakistan Penal Code after a medical examination of confirmed rape.
Two teens raped while minor boy thwarts rape bid in Khurrianwala
On Saturday, Marh 13, a 19-year-old youth admitted to a drug rehabilitation facility was sexually assaulted by two men, including the facility’s security guard, and then blackmailed with videos of the assault. A case has been registered at the Millat Town police station under section 377 (unnatural offences of carnal nature) of the PPC against suspects Rashid and Malik Muhammad Usman.
In a separate incident, suspects Sadar Ayub, Mohammad Akram and their accomplices broke into one Zameer’s house and raped his 18-year-old daughter at gunpoint.
In another incident, an eight-year-old boy managed to thwart his would-be-rapist. According to police, the minor (a qari‘s son) was forcibly taken to a mosque’s bathroom at gunpoint by one Muhammad Waseem. However, the boy raised an alarm, prompting Waseem to flee. A case has been registered under sections 377 and 511 (attempting to commit offences punishable with imprisonment for life or for shorter terms) against the absconded suspect.
Brothers kill sister, her alleged paramour for ‘honour’ in Karachi
Three brothers slaughtered their married sister and her alleged paramour for ‘honour’ in the Manghopir area of Karachi in the early hours of Thursday, March 18.
The woman, a mother of six, was suspected of having an affair with a neighbour who also happened to be a relative while her husband was in Saudia Arabia. According to the police, her family discovered the two together in the woman’s home late at night. Her brothers, Zafarullah, Aslam and Amanullah stabbed and then slit the throat of the neighbour when he attempted to flee, following which they also slaughtered their sister.
Police were able to arrest Zafarullah and Aslam, who admitted to committing homicide, while Amanullah has gone in hiding.