Islamabad: Woman tortured
ISLAMABAD: A woman was subjected to torture by her former husband in the capital’s rural area, police said on Saturday. Saba Bibi told the police that her former husband Sajid Khan along with nine persons, including five women, raided her house at Usmanabad in Bhara Kahu on March 25 and abducted her.
They took her to the hills and subjected her to severe torture. She remained in their custody for a few days during which her head was also shaved off. Later, she was taken to Abbottabad and released there. She returned to the capital city on Friday and lodged a complaint with the police.
The police quoted her as saying that out of the five women, two were Khan’s wives. She alleged that Khan used her as a carrier of narcotics from Pirwadhai bus terminal to her house. However, after separation, she refused to transport the narcotics for him anymore. On March 25, he again asked her to bring the drugs from Pirwadhai but she refused.