Woman seeks protection -Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

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Woman seeks protection

KHAIRPUR, May 20: A woman has appealed to the authorities and the HRCP to provide her protection as she fears that she might be killed for marrying a man of her own choice,.

Shamshad Begum, resident of Yaqoob Chang village, Faiz Ganj taluka, told journalists on Tuesday that she had married Ali Mohammad Chang at a court in Naushahro Feroze district three months ago. She said that the members of her community had declared her kari and she had received threats to her life.
Source: Dawn
Date:5/21/2008