Gang-rape victim commits suicide in Burewala -Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

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Gang-rape victim commits suicide in Burewala

BUREWALA – A girl who was gang raped by two youth four days ago, committed suicide at Chak 273/EB while the Gaggo Mandi Police arrested one of the accused and registered a case here on Sunday.

The 18-year-old daughter of Muhammad Ramzan, a resident of Chak 273/EB went to wash clothes at water channel. Meanwhile she was allegedly abducted by two youth identified as Ikram Jatt and Mujahid Joyia and gang raped her. Later the girl informed her parents about the incident and they approached police to register a case against accused.

However, some influential people of the area pressurised them to compromise with the culprits. But the girl, dejected over the incident, consumed poison at her house. She was rushed to hospital but could not survive.

The Gaggo Mandi Police registered a self-immolation case. Meanwhile, the police also arrested one of the accused Mujahid Joyia involved in gang rape.

The Nation