Sukkur: Family tortures girl for refusing to marry aged man
SUKKUR: A girl, who refused to marry an aged man, was subjected to severe torture by her family, the Dhaharki police said on Sunday. Rubina Awan, resident of village Subedar Majid Awan in the limits of the Dhaharki police station, stated before the police that she was being forced by her family to marry an elderly man. She alleged that she was severely beaten up for rejecting the marriage proposal. She stated that she managed to flee her village, reached the police station and fell unconscious soon after reaching there. The police said they shifted the girl to a private hospital in critical condition and a police team rushed to arrest the accused.