Sex offender’s bail plea rejected
PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court Chief Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan on Friday dismissed bail petition of a local cleric charged with sexually abusing a three-year-old child at a seminary.
The accused, Qari Mohammad Zaman, was arrested a few days ago after the occurrence which took place in Kakshal area in the jurisdiction of Agha Mir Jani police station.
The complainant in the case was father of the minor boy. The child was sent to a nearby seminary by his parents for learning Quran. He claimed that when the child returned home he was crying out of pain and was also injured. The complainant and inhabitants of the area, when came to know about what had happened to him, went to the seminary and caught hold of the cleric.