Accused called under the pretext of paying Zakat and abused other associates, CM takes notice of the incident
Lahore – Gol Gupta along with friends raped a beggar woman. According to Geo News, the incident of rape with a woman took place on December 17, however. The victim informed the police yesterday.
According to the police, the victim has undergone medical treatment for which a report is awaited. Called under the pretext of paying Zakat and abusing other companions, I remained silent for fear of the accused, forcing their heirs to make peace.
Police have registered a case on the complaint of the woman’s husband and arrested two accused while one of the accused managed to escape. Punjab Chief Minister Usman Bazdar has taken notice of the incident of the rape of a woman. It was submitted to the Assembly Secretariat.
The text of the resolution submitted by PML-N member Sadia Teymour said that despite the enactment of the legislation, the occurrence of such incidents of rape of women is a matter of concern. Punjab ranks first in the rape of women.
1584 cases of Punjab rape were reported in Sindh, 153 in Sindh, 92 in Khair Pakhtunkhwa, 4 in Balochistan, and 31 in Islamabad. During this period, 64 cases of gang rape were reported in Punjab and 46 in Sindh. It is demanded that immediate action be taken to curb the rising incidence of abuse of women
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