BAHAWALPUR: Two children and four women were reported raped in Bahawalpur on Tuesday.
Ejaz Ahmad’s five-year-old daughter Sehr* was abducted by a man, Waseem* from Islampura locality in Ahmadpur East. The accused took her to an abandoned home and raped her there. She was taken to a hospital.
City police have registered a rape case against Waseem and are searching for him.
Another five-year-old girl was raped in Tahliwali village.
She has been hospitalised. Channi Goht police have registered a case and arrested a suspect.
A 13-year-old girl was raped in Chak 12-BC by her cousin. Baghdadul Jadeed police have arrested the accused.
In Hasilpur, a woman was abducted and gang-raped. In Ahmadpur East, a man raped a married woman.
Another woman was gang-raped in Kanjoo Colony. Police have registered separate cases.
*Names have been changed to protect identities
Published in The Express Tribune, August 20th, 2014.
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