Lahore: Brothers’ bid to sell sister foiled
LAHORE: Two brothers on Sunday allegedly tried to sell their sister for Rs 50,000 in Sukkur but were foiled by police, ARY TV reported. Khatoon’s brothers and nephew allegedly wanted to sell her due to poverty, reported ARY. They exposed her to severe physical torture when she refused to leave with the ‘buyer’, it added. The woman was taken to Sukkur Civil Hospital for treatment. Police authorities have arrested Khatoon’s nephew but her two brothers are still at large, the channel said. It said that Ganj Khatoon, 65, a resident of Pir Murad Shah colony, has been living with her brothers since her husband died 15 years ago.