BAHAWALPUR: A girl in Bahawalpur has committed suicide after a boy raped her while working in the fields and police didn’t register an FIR.
In Khairpur Tamiwali area of Bahawalpur 18-year old girl has committed suicide after obscene young man rapd her and police did not arrest the accused.
DPO Bahawalpur Sohaib Ashraf immediately registered a case when the incident came to knowledge of the DPO while he also arrested the SHO, investigating officer, reader of the police station along with the accused.
CM Punjab Usman Buzdar has also taken notice of the incident.
The father of the victim, Tahira Bibi, told the media that her daughter had gone to mow the fields with her mother and brother yesterday. When she was away from her family, Luqman, an obscene young man from a settlement hiding in the fields, raped her.
At the noise of the girl, people working in other fields with her mother and brother came for her rescue and accused Luqman managed to escape.
When they went to the local police station after the incident, the SHO and the investigating officers showed the traditional indifference.
According to the family, Tahira Bibi was sitting at home in a state of despair at10 pm when she went to the bathroom and drank the poison and told her father that she would no longer be a disgrace to him.
Tahira Bibi was shifted to Bhawal Victoria Hospital where she died today. DPO Bahawalpur has arrested SHO, investigating officer, reader Khairpur Tamiwali police station along with the accused. An FIR has been registered in the incident.
Minister for information Punjab Fayyaz Ul Hassan Chohan has said that rape cases will not be tolerated while the victim will get justice at all cost.