scorecardresearch
Follow Us:
Wednesday, December 02, 2020

Pakistan woman gang-raped after being sold by husband

The woman on Wednesday submitted an application in the sessions court Sargodha after police refused to file a case against her husband and four rapists.

By: PTI | Lahore | October 29, 2020 9:50:55 pm
A number of gang rape incidents have been reported in Punjab province recently.

A woman in Pakistan’s Punjab province was allegedly sold for rupees 5,000 by her husband to four persons who gang-raped her for 21 days. The incident took place in North Sargodha, some 200 kilometres from Lahore. The suspects took her to their place and gang-raped her for 21 days before she managed to flee and reached the local police station.

The woman on Wednesday submitted an application in the sessions court Sargodha after police refused to file a case against her husband and four rapists. Additional sessions judge Muhammad Ijaz issued a notice to district police officer Sargodha and sought a report on the matter on November 2.

A number of gang rape incidents have been reported in Punjab province recently.

📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines

For all the latest Pakistan News, download Indian Express App.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement