Pak cleric’s daughter stripped, paraded nude

Last Updated: Saturday, September 22, 2012 - 17:27

Lahore: The daughter of a cleric in Pakistan was allegedly paraded nude in a village by young men seeking revenge for her brother’s ‘indiscretions’.

Three daughters of cleric Allah Ditta were attacked while returning home late on Wednesday after shopping in the Punjab province.

Two of the girls escaped and hid in nearby houses while their sister, Rahila, was caught by the assailants, The Express Tribune reports.

According to the report, the young men tore off her clothes and attempted to sexually assault her.

They also paraded her before the entire village in her naked state and announced that whoever opposed them would face similar consequences.

According to the report, on Thursday, the police arrested all five accused on charges of kidnapping and attempting to rape a young girl.

Meanwhile, cleric Allah Ditta had appealed to the Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif and Inspector General (IG) Police Punjab to take notice of the incident and provide him justice.

ANI



First Published: Saturday, September 22, 2012 - 17:27

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