Police have arrested girl’s father and nikah khawan
Awareness needs to spread across rural districts of the country as well
Kidnapping case foiled, suspects apprehended
Police have sent DNA samples to Punjab Forensic Lab for analysis
Police arrest four people, cleric who solemnised the nikah and the head of Panchayat still at large
Muhammad Mudassir, 27, has been arrested and charged with murder
Marriage was supposed to take place today
Vani is an old custom under which women or minor girls are married to men of rival families to resolve blood feuds
Women are used as bargaining chips to settle territorial disputes or as equivalent of ‘blood money’ in cases of murder
Police arrest four members of Panchayat, according to official.
Deputy commissioner says no evidence of case found, AG requests court to dismiss case.
SC asks Balochistan’s chief secretary, deputy commissioner of Dera Bugti to submit report.
It is hoped that delivering justice in a timely manner will help reduce future occurrences of such practices.
SC issues summons to Balochistan lawmaker, girls' parents, jirga members.
Girls aged between 4 and 16 given in Vani to reconcile two sub-clans of Bugti tribe.