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Girl allegedly raped by landlord in Sargodha

SARGODHA: Yet another rape case has been reported from Punjab where a 16-year-old housemaid was allegedly raped by a landlord in Sargodha on Tuesday.

The incident happened in Melowall in the limits of police station Miani in Sargodha, where a housemaid had been repeatedly raped by the landlord for the last 6 months.

The police have moved the girl to the hospital for her medical reports, while a case has been registered against the alleged rapist on the complaint of the brother of the girl.

Earlier on Sunday last, two girls were allegedly raped in different incidents in Punjab. According to details, a 40-year-old man allegedly raped his 17-year-old stepdaughter in Gujranwala’s Pasban Colony. According to police, the teenage girl in her statement to police has alleged that her stepfather, Gulzar, had raped her several times. A case has been registered against the suspect on the victim’s complaint.

In another recent incident, a girl was allegedly gang-raped by three people in Bahawalpur district of the Punjab province as she was returning after attending a marriage ceremony.

The victim, a resident of Chak 7 BC in Bahawalpur, claimed in a complaint filed with the local police that she was on her way home after attending a marriage ceremony when the accused abducted her. “Three people raped me and further threatened to kill me on informing police regarding the incident,” the girl said.

It is pertinent to mention here that horrific incidents of sexual abuse have been reported from parts of the country after two major incidents of the Marwah rape and murder case in Karachi and the gang rape of a woman at Lahore motorway shock the entire Pakistan.

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