Talking to the Islamabad High Court on Sunday, Indian citizen Doctor Uzma alleged that she was forced to get married to a Pakistani citizen Tahir Ali on gunpoint.
She has filed a case under the the Pakistan Penal Code section 506. She told the court that she was harassed and tortured on a daily basis by her husband, and urged to be kept inside the premises of the Indian High Commission until she could fly back to India.
The Pakistani High Commission told the media that Doctor Uzma’s had been granted a visit visa and did not mention any plans to get married in Pakistan, instead she only came to visit her relatives. Meanwhile, her husband who is also in Islamabad is trying to meet his wife to make things up with her.