Woman's hair cut over property dispute -Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

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Woman’s hair cut over property dispute

DERA GHAZI KHAN, Dec 1: Rivals cut hair of a woman allegedly over a land dispute in Choti Zaireen police precincts.

Talking to reporters at the press club here on Monday, Safia, flanked by activists of non-government orgainsations, alleged that Faiz, Budha, Abid and Aashiq thrashed her and later cut her hair over a land dispute.

She said police were reluctant to arrest the suspects even after registration of a case and instead were pressing her for reconciliation.

She appealed to Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif to provide her justice.

students Protest: Students of the local government college staged a rally here on Monday to protest the alleged thrashing of a student by some transporters.

The protesters blocked Dera-Jampur Road and chanted slogans against police alleging that they did not take any action on written complaints filed against transporters.

The city police reached the spot and made the demonstrators lift the blockade after two hours.
Source: Dawn
Date:12/2/2008