Shikarpur: Girls married off to settle Karo-Kari
SHIKARPUR: As reported by the Dawn News on Wednesday, on the orders of a Jirga, two minor girls have been married, one to a 40-year-old man and the other to a teenage boy, to settle a karo-kari dispute. The dispute between two groups of Jatoi tribesmen was settled by the Jirga presided over by Amjad Ali Khan Jatoi, an elder of Jatoi tribe, in Kaloo Jatoi village in Lakhi Ghulam Shah taluka on Sunday. Sujawal Jatoi and Imdad Ali Jatoi were accused of having illicit relations with Nihalan and Shareefan killed a month ago. The Jirga declared Sujawal and Imdad guilty and ordered them to marry two girls of their family in the family of the complainant. Thus the Nikah of Sadia, 12, daughter of Sujawal, and Nasrullah was solemnized and Shami, 9, daughter of Imdad’s brother Mohammad Umer, was married to Nasrullah’s brother Misri, 15.