2 held over ‘Vani’ in Bhakkar
BHAKKAR: The police claimed to have arrested two people on the charge of giving two girls as Vani. Mankera SHO Abdul Razzaq Gorcha told The News that Imran, son of Ramazan, and Shakir, son of Fazal Din, had raped the daughter of Malka at Nawabwala.
He said that a ‘punchayat’ consisting of Iqbal, Aslam and Ashraf had decided to marry Saima, a minor girl of Ramazan, to Shahjahan, son of Malka, and Samia, daughter of Fazal Din, to Ramazan, son of Falak Sher. The ‘nikkah’ was performed by Hafiz Ramazan, son of Fida Hussain. He said after getting information, they raided the place and registered a case (150) against 16 accused under section 210-A of the PPC. Further investigations are underway.