Girl escaping forced marriage with old man hurt -Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

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Girl escaping forced marriage with old man hurt

JAMSHORO: A girl who managed to escape from her “premartial isolation room” four days before her planned marriage with an aged perso near Sehwan on Friday was caught and beaten badly. Sakina, 20 resident of Laki Shah Saddar near Sehwan was to be married with 45- year old Mor Khan against her will.Following hectic efforts of five hours, relatives of the girl managed to find her in a forest.According to witnesses, her relatives thrashed her, leaving her badly injured. She was admitted to LUMHS Hospital, Jamshoro.
Source: The News
Date:12/16/2006